Monthly Archives: December 2011

December 28, 2011

2011: Year of the Protest Narrative

E.M. Forster famously distinguished events that are yoked only by their temporal order from those that we would consider a narrative (which he called “plot”), in which events are causally linked, with this pithy comparison: 1. The King died and then the Queen died (2 events tied only by temporal order) 2. The King died …