Day: April 8, 2014

Speech and Thought Representation in Terry Pratchett’s ‘Going Postal’

Examples of the fictional representation of speech and thought from Terry Pratchett’s Going Postal: PN (Pure Narrative of Narrative Report of Action): Vetinari looked down at the table again, and seemed to lose interest in Moist for a moment (p. 27). NRS (Narrative Report of Speech): He nodded at Commander Vimes of the Watch, who whispered to…