Essays about: "The gothic"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the words The gothic.

  1. 1. Ascending the Mountains of Madness: the Language and Psychology of H.P. Lovecraft

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Daniel Lidman; [2018-03-26]
    Keywords : engelska; H.P. Lovecraft; Dagon; Cthulhu; The Great Ones; Romanticism; Gothic writing; Weird Realism; sublime; first-person narration;

    Abstract : The horror of Howard Philips Lovecraft’s writing lies within the mentality and psychology of his characters. Since he first became prominent, the main criticism against Howard Philips Lovecraft has been that his writing uses too many adjectives, and that his creatures and monsters are vague. READ MORE

  2. 2. Capturing the Gothic Line : Parametric Exploration of the Gothic Ornament

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Filip Grzesiak; [2018]
    Keywords : Gothic; Parametric; Ornament; Modernism; Essay; Line; Architecture;

    Abstract : The project explores the ‘Gothic Line’ as observed in ornament. Escaping strictly geometrical means of defining, the study focuses on capturing the Line’s elusive properties in connection to chosen architectural elements. With selected properties, the two-dimensional principles are extracted into the 3D environment. READ MORE

  3. 3. Domesticicty, Identity and Mental Illness in Jane Eyre and Rebecca from a feminist perspective

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för språkstudier

    Author : Steve Cowan; [2017]
    Keywords : femininity; feminist; gender stereotyping; madness; gothic;

    Abstract : This qualitative essay explores and compares women’s roles and identities in the gothic novels Rebecca and Jane Eyre. The investigation shall be a social critique on feminine ideals from a feminist perspective. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Gothic in The vampire Lestat by Anne Rice : A narratological analysis of horror, destruction and sexuality

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för film och litteratur (IFL)

    Author : Louise Karlsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Gotik skräck vampyr Anne Rice;

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  5. 5. Analysis of the energy savings gained by protective glazing on stained single-glass windows at Uppsala cathedral

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för bygg- energi- och miljöteknik

    Author : Izaskun Villaro; [2016]
    Keywords : stained glass; protective glazing; energy savings;

    Abstract : Most European stained glass windows have no protection to reduce the damage due to environmental exposure, and this is the case of the great gothic windows in the Uppsala Cathedral. Currently, the implementation of protective glazing systems is being carried out in order to reduce the damage of the stained glass. READ MORE