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When Scientists Study Novels

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The point is to understand that what constitutes “literary” versus “genre” fiction—an age-old topic of study and debate within literary circles—is fundamental, not ancillary, to scientific findings on the effects of reading novels.

Character & Setting; Figure & Background: A Painters Advice to Writers

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Character and setting, figure and background. In literature and in art, they should work together to bring a concise picture into view.