Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of narrative.

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Examples

  • [Footnote: Volume II of the "Student's Old Testament": contains the narratives from Samuel through I Maccabees, thus arranged.] [Sidenote: _Study of the prophecies and earlier narratives_]

    The Origin and Permanent Value of the Old Testament

  • The battle of the narratives is reaching its climax in the robo-signer controversy, with lawyers seizing upon technicalities to let people go on living in homes they've stopped paying for.

    House Afire

  • You find a post about how you imagine the events described in narratives

    My recent Futurismic links

  • The Republicans know that the media is so broken that spin narratives will hold sway over reality.

    Matthew Yglesias » Do House Democrats Realize They Already Voted for Health Care Reform?

  • As a certified Sodomite, attuned to homophobic undercurrents, I'm intently aware of subtext in narratives, how superficially fun and fluffy entertainment can carry the dodgiest of messages.

    Fanfiction

  • But what you notice with all such playful narratives is that your reading mind is not content to let incoherence and uncertainty stand.

    Reading Workshop I « Tales from the Reading Room

  • As a certified Sodomite, attuned to homophobic undercurrents, I'm intently aware of subtext in narratives, how superficially fun and fluffy entertainment can carry the dodgiest of messages.

    Archive 2010-05-01

  • One of the most powerful waiting narratives is the story of the woman who waits for her man to return from war.

    The Prisoner’s Return « Tales from the Reading Room

  • One of the most powerful waiting narratives is the story of the woman who waits for her man to return from war.

    2009 November « Tales from the Reading Room

  • I was interested to come across familiar (and less familiar) narratives from the Bible and from Christian tradition, proclaimed from a rather different direction; a useful reminder that these stories all began as living, breathing texts.

    Election broadcast

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