Marie-Laure Ryan's articles on miscellaneous topics, mostly linguistic approaches to literature

2001. "From The Truman Show to Survivor: Narrative versus Reality in Fake and Real Reality TV." Journal of Cult Media. (No longer online; now a chapter in Avatars of Story).

1998. " Truth Without Scare Quotes. Post-Sokalian Genre Theory." New Literary History 29, 811-830.

1995. "Virtual Reality and Art Appreciation." Semiotica 103-3/4, 349-367.

1981. "On the Why, What and How of Generic Taxonomy. Poetics 10.2/3, 517-539.

1981. "When Je is Un Autre : Fiction, Quotation, and the Performative Analysis." Poetics Today 2.2:127-155.

1981. "Criticism, Pleasure, and Truth : A Typology of Critical Statements." Paul Hernadi, ed. What Is Criticism. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 52-64.

1979. "Is There Life for Saussure After Structuralism ?" Diacritics 9.4, 28-44.

1979. "Linguistic Models in Narratology: From Structuralism to Generative Semantics." Semiotica 28.1-2,127-155.

1979. "Toward a Competence Theory of Genre." Poetics 8.4, 307-337.