Essays about: "Black Sails"

Found 2 essays containing the words Black Sails.

  1. 1. Black Sails, Rainbow Flag: Examining Queer Representations in Film and Television

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Diana Cristina Razman; [2020]
    Keywords : Black Sails; queer representation; LGBT characters; media studies; queer studies; media representations; Captain Flint; John Silver;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to present, discuss, and analyze issues relating to queer representations in film and television. The thesis focuses on existing tropes, such as queer coding, queerbaiting, and the “Bury Your Gays” trope that are prevalent in contemporary media, and applies the analysis of these tropes to a case study based on the television series Black Sails (2014-2017). READ MORE

  2. 2. From Dogs to Kings : Master Narratives and Plurality of Voices in Treasure Island and Black Sails

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Diana Cristina Razman; [2019]
    Keywords : Treasure Island; Black Sails; new historical criticism; narrative; imperialism; othering; Flint; John Silver;

    Abstract : The aim of this essay is to show how both Treasure Island and Black Sails depict master narratives that are mainly influenced by imperialist ideology. The essay analyzes elements present in both the novel and the television series that reflect imperialist practices such as “othering,” propaganda, and exploitation. READ MORE