Focalizer

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Revision as of 15:17, 16 May 2008

The focalizer is the character from whose point of view the story is told.

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Definition

The focalizer is the primary consciousness of a story. The events, situations, interpretations of other characters' dialogue, etc. are all filtered through this focalizer. This character holds the main point of view.

Examples

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Critical Debates

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Related Terms

focalized

focalization

point of view

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