Diagrammatic Strategies in NarrativeeBook - 2012
How do readers make sense of a picture, a photograph, or a map in literary narratives in which visual signs play a critical role? How do authors accomplish their various objectives in constructing such complex texts? What strategies and techniques do they use to project fictional worlds and to provide their readers with the means for orienting themselves there? This book investigates the dynamics of the imaginary diagrams created by cartographers, photographers, and writers of narratives, giving ample evidence of how mapping practices have inspired the imagination of a vast number of authors f.
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (vi, 190 pages)