in medias resin me·dias· res
in the middle of the action rather than at the beginning, as in commencing a classical epic
Origin of in medias resL, into the midst of things
in medias res
In or into the middle of a sequence of events, as in a literary narrative.
Origin of in medias resLatin in mediās rēs : in, into + mediās : accusative pl. feminine of medius, in the middle of + rēs, accusative pl. of rēs, thing.
- Narrative presented in medias res.