Fictionality and Imagination, Revisited

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Lee Walters
University of Southampton
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I present and discuss a counterexample to Kendall Walton's necessary condition for fictionality that arises from considering serial fictions. I argue that although Walton has not in fact provided a necessary condition for fictionality, a more complex version of Walton's condition is immune from the counterexample.
Keywords Kendall Walton  Fiction  Serial Fiction
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DOI 10.1111/jaac.12341
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Walton on Fictionality.Richard Woodward - 2014 - Philosophy Compass 9 (12):825-836.
Serial Fiction, the End?Lee Walters - 2015 - British Journal of Aesthetics 55 (3):323-341.
Truth, Relativism, and Serial Fiction.Andrew McGonigal - 2013 - British Journal of Aesthetics 53 (2):165-179.
Serial Fiction, Continued.B. Caplan - 2014 - British Journal of Aesthetics 54 (1):65-76.

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