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What Is a Story?

As homework for another class, a student asked me to give her my definition of a story.  I didn’t pull out any narrative theory books to refine it, and I didn’t try to put any special cybertextual spin on it, which I would have done if I’d spent more time thinking about it.  Anyway, here’s here’s what I came up with. A story is a casually causally-connected sequence of events that…