• to establish a core membership base (cf. How to join the ENN);
  • to hold a sequence of founding workshops aimed at deliberating and defining the ENN's structure and mission in more detail;
  • to give members access to four key digital resources:
    • the ENN web portal (i.e. this website);
    • NarrBib, a fully searchable on-line narratological bibliography;
    • NarrDiBi, a digital narratological ressource comprising some 1000 full text articles to date;
    • NarrList, a narratological eMail discussion list.