TITLE

Fictional characters in non-fiction works

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, Madeleine
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Indexer;Jun2011, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Drawing mainly on postings to Index-L in the period 2008-11, Madeleine Davis explores the various approaches indexers have taken to the indexing of fictional characters in non-fiction works. She concludes that there are no 'authoritative' pronouncements on the subject, that any rules there may have been have become less prescriptive than they once were, and that (as so often in indexing) the only rule is that 'it all depends'.
ACCESSION #
67073198

 

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