Actor - Currently no debate
Currently no general definition
Actors are those characters, objects, forces and other constructs that serve functional roles in narratives. Actors always have agency. See also under Actor Network Theory.
(based on: Porter Abbott, H. The Cambridge Introduction to Narrative, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2002)
Broader terms:Narrative Ecology
Narrower terms:Agency - Interaction - Participants - Things - Spaces