Essays about: "Identity"

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  1. 1. CONSTRUCTING SAFE SPACES The potential of performing feminist critical utopia analyzed through zine-making

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Louise Mazet; [2019-10-10]
    Keywords : safe space; feminist utopia; performativity; zine-making; environmental activism;

    Abstract : Safe spaces are constructed to offer a space of acceptance to an otherwise marginalized or vulnerable group. This thesis explores the connections between safe spaces and feminist (critical) utopianism through their inherent paradoxality. While safe spaces attempt to make people feel included, they often function through the exclusion of others. READ MORE

  2. 2. New Eyes: searching for an identity in music through voice and text. A psychological and creative journey.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Mathias Aanundsen Hagen; [2019-10-02]
    Keywords : identity; creativity; aesthetic; message; psychology; syncretism; saxophone; voice; lyrics; transdisciplinary; honesty; composition;

    Abstract : In this thesis the concept of artistic and personal identity is explored. It sets out to understand an existential crisis and how to resolve it. The thesis draws perspective from psychological theories on creativity and mental development. READ MORE

  3. 3. Bhinneka Tunggal Ika – The importance of art in the sense of belonging.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Francesca Vincentie; [2019-10-02]
    Keywords : composition; self-determination; storytelling; bi-cultural identity; decolonizing methodologies;

    Abstract : Can the sense of belonging to a culture be strengthened with composing music as a method? Everything we experience are being kept somewhere in our minds. Consciously or subconsciously I believe that life experiences have to be processed in some way. If you're not doing any kind of artistic expression, it might come out as speech. READ MORE

  4. 4. #AIRBNBWHILEBLACK - A case study on the narrative character of hashtag activism on Twitter in 2016

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Nora Lundberg; [2019-09-19]
    Keywords : Narrative paradigm; hashtag activism; Airbnb; #AirbnbWhileBlack; critical consciousness;

    Abstract : Purpose: The aim of this study is to provide an understanding of the character of the communication conducted through the use of the hashtag #AirbnbWhileBlack on Twitter.Theory: Postcolonial theory will offer a contextual perspective on the issue of discriminatory hosts on Airbnb. READ MORE

  5. 5. Aligning Fortress Europe with the Rainbow? The Securitization of Migration and LGBTI Asylum Seekers in the European Union.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Celia Keller Martínez; [2019-09-17]
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    Abstract : The increase of migration into the European Union, which peaked during the 2015humanitarian crisis of refugees, has raised concerns about security within nationalist politicaldiscourse across the EU. European right-wing populist discourse revolves around a perceivedthreat to national and European culture and identity, pushing adamantly for restrictions inmigration policy, and black-marking asylum seekers as hostile actors. READ MORE