"Genres are created through a process of repetition and recognition leading to anticipation and expectation"
- GRAHAM BURTON (2000)
"Genres are instances of repetition and difference"
"difference is absolutely essential to the economy of genre"
"Narrative is a way of organising spatial and temporal into a cause and effect chain of events with a beginning, middle and end that embodies a judgement about the nature of the events as well as demonstrates how it is possible to know, and hence narrate, the events"
-BRANNIGAN E. (Narrative Comprehension and Film)