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Unformatted text preview: Lateral or Hierarchical The purpose of a story is to say something that causes someone else to put together and think through. Its a combined effort. Rolan Barthes: On what a narrative is: Discourse happens within the story and discourse happens about the story Functions of a narrative: Cateletic: Doesnt have anything to do with the story; excess information Cardinal: In charge of; big; has the power to change the story...
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This note was uploaded on 09/07/2008 for the course CMS 367 taught by Professor Browning during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Spring '08