By Derek Matravers
generally. instead of the fallacious consensus, he deals an account of what it really is to learn, take heed to, or watch a story no matter if that narrative is fictional or non-fictional. The view that emerges, which pulls generally on paintings in psychology, downgrades the divide among fiction and non-fiction and
largely dispenses with the mind's eye. within the approach, he casts new mild on a succession of concerns: at the 'paradox of fiction', at the factor of fictional narrators, at the challenge of 'imaginative resistance', and at the nature of our engagement with film.
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