Narrative genres

I’m teaching narrative this semester, so I was delighted to discover (HT Dr Platypus’ superb BS Carnival for March) in a blog I don’t normally read (it’s about the Appendix to the Hebrew Bible ;) two clear concise posts by Steve Runge on Longacre’s ideas on narrative genre classification. I’ve already pointed the class to them but you can benefit too :)

Rethinking narrative genre

Rethinking Genre: Participant-focused narrative