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==Rationalization of Discrepancies Based on Literary Analysis==
 
==Rationalization of Discrepancies Based on Literary Analysis==
A Narrator shouldn't be conflated with the author of a literary work. Author Lois Leveen, Ph.D, explains the relationship between author and narrator in, [https://web.archive.org/web/20180707043024/http://www.reed.edu/english/courses/analyzinglit/narrator.html The Narrator]. Because our universe differs from that of the [[Duniverse]] there must exist a narrator from within that use universe. While Frank Herbert is the author of ''[[Dune (novel)|Dune]]'', he is unlikely to be one of the narrators. The same is true of all texts in-universe, whether they are narrative or historical.
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A Narrator shouldn't be conflated with the author of a literary work. Author Lois Leveen, Ph.D, explains the relationship between author and narrator in, [https://web.archive.org/web/20180707043024/http://www.reed.edu/english/courses/analyzinglit/narrator.html The Narrator]. Because our universe differs from that of the [[Duniverse]] there must exist a narrator from within that use universe. While Frank Herbert is the author of ''[[Dune (novel)|Dune]]'', he is unlikely to be one of the narrators. The same is true of all texts in-universe.
   
Though theories of different Duniverse narrators are outside of the scope of this article, potential narrators may include [[Irulan Corrino]], [[Paul Atreides]], [[Leto Atreides II]], [[Duncan Idaho]], [[Siona Atreides]], the [[Oracle of Time]], [[Daniel]] and [[Marty]], and [[Erasmus]].
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Though theories of different Duniverse narrators are outside of the scope of this article, potential narrators might include [[Irulan Corrino]], [[Paul Atreides]], [[Leto Atreides II]], [[Duncan Idaho]], [[Siona Atreides]], the [[Oracle of Time]], [[Daniel]] and [[Marty]], and [[Erasmus]].
   
In addition, all texts and source materials are likely to have been written in [[Galach]] and other languages in use within the Duniverse. It's clear due to stylistic differences, that at least two narrators exist, and due to the time span likely many more with differing historical accounts and source texts. Any discrepancies within texts are likely due to the combination of different source materials, different narrators, and different translators.
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In addition, all texts and source materials would've been written in [[Galach]] and different languages in use within the Duniverse. It's clear due to stylistic differences, that at least two narrators exist, and due to the time span likely many more with differing historical accounts and source texts. Any discrepancies within texts are likely due to the combination of different source materials, different narrators, and different translators.
   
The existence of the writings of Irulan, Leto II, and the Dune Encylopedia—which is viewed as a heretical account of the timeline of the larger Duniverse—don't require a complete an accurate depiction of events. Over great periods of time, history will be written and rewritten, oral traditions will change. Language will evolve. History in the Duniverse will conflict, just as history on Earth does
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The existence of the writings of Irulan, Leto II, and the Dune Encylopedia—which is viewed as a heretical account of the timeline of the larger Duniverse. Histories over great periods of time will be written and rewritten, oral traditions would exist to a great extent in certain periods of the history. There are a great deal of conflicting account of the history of Dune, as there are in the history of Earth. 
   
 
Narrators often misunderstand, misquote, misremember, misinterpret, display certain biases, recount people, events, and dialogue differently, or intentionally alter narratives. Discrepancies by translators suffer similarly, with the compounding addition of inadequate translation of source texts.
 
Narrators often misunderstand, misquote, misremember, misinterpret, display certain biases, recount people, events, and dialogue differently, or intentionally alter narratives. Discrepancies by translators suffer similarly, with the compounding addition of inadequate translation of source texts.
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