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America presents two contradictory narratives that it struggles to reconcile.

More than anyone he set the stage for the dazzling dominance of genre narratives in our own time.

Today, though, professional and amateur historians can build counter-narratives that are hard to dismantle.

Yeah, one thing that John Shea said struck me: "Narratives close off the complexity of reality."

These subversive narratives were not the solution I sought to the dissonance between my expected and actual college experience.

A comparison of the four narratives clearly indicates the order of events upon the several days of the Holy Week.

The English embassies had historians whose narratives may still be read with interest.

Mr. Burton, in his lately published "Narratives," points out another source of information regarding Drury, in the Gent.

As it stands, however, the great mass of such narratives are utterly lacking in evidence of a character which science can admit.

History wants no illusions; it should illuminate and instruct, not merely give descriptions and narratives which impress us.


On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to narratives, such as: plot, account, description, chronicle, narration, and detail.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.