Introduction to narrative :: Ruth :: Jonah
Hebrew narrative: Ruth and Jonah by Tim Bulkeley
This section defines "narrative" and deals with its relation to issues of fact and fiction, the presence and role of narrative in the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament and the relationship of narrative and history.
As the systematic study of narrative literature, narrative poetics addresses questions of narration and authorship, characters and how they are presented, points of view and plot. The following topics will be dealt with directly in this course:
© Tim Bulkeley, 2008