Nunes, Ana Books

Ana Nunes completed her Ph.D, at University College Dublin. She is a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Coimbra.

Representation of the Spoken Mode in Fiction: How Authors Write How People Talk
2009 0-7734-4677-X
The book is a cross-disciplinary, multi-genre study of spoken features of language in fiction whose aim is to examine not only how oral strategies are used in fictional discourse, but also the functions of those oral strategies. The volume covers a broad range of genres including the novel, autobiography, theatre, cinema, and television.