Stacie Friend – Fiction as a Genre

Event Date: 6 February 2012 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU   The Aristotelian Society presents:  Dr Stacie Friend (Heythrop): Fiction as a Genre Standard theories define fiction in terms of an invited response of imagining or make-believe. I argue that these theories are not only subject to numerous counterexamples, they also fail to explain why classification matters to …