Essays about: "Magic realism"

Found 5 essays containing the words Magic realism.

  1. 1. Minerals and Magic Machines: A critical approach to modern agricultural technology and its connection to world-system flows of rare earth elements

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Niklas Sjøbeck Jørgensen; [2018]
    Keywords : Technology; ag-tech; agriculture; Denmark; rare earths; extractivism; mining; China; discourse; reductionism; politics; nature; machines; fetishism; world system; supply chain; critical realism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis connects agricultural technology (ag-tech) within a Danish context to a world system of production in which rare earth elements (REs) play a crucial role. These elements are essential for modern technology. READ MORE

  2. 2. To Write Architecture

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Karin Andreasson; [2018]
    Keywords : literature; library; camouflage;

    Abstract : Why does literature make me feel more than architecture does? Can the tools of a writer be used in creating architecture? How come stories of magical realism sometimes tell more about real life than realistic ones does? Through analysing literature I have found that surprise, repetition, contradiction and tempo are cornerstones for a good reading experience. By embodying these I have attempted to make spaces, sequences and details that are evoking. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sculpting the emotional (magic) space

    University essay from Konstfack/Inredningsarkitektur & Möbeldesign

    Author : Carolina Crespo Uribe; [2017]
    Keywords : colour; geometry; transitions; magic realism; emotional architecture; interiors;

    Abstract : I create spaces, that are presented as sets (scenographies), by working with storytelling, colour, geometry and transitions. By exploring tangible and abstract elements, I compose different atmospheres. Atmosphere is the central aesthetic category in my work, and creating an emotional experience through space is my intention. READ MORE

  4. 4. Locating the 'inbetween' : Hybridity, Magic and Identity in Salman Rushdie's The Satanic Verses

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Sektionen för humaniora (HUM)

    Author : Tobias Hedkvist; [2011]
    Keywords : Magical realism; hybridity; magic; metaphor; Salman Rushdie; Homi Bhabha;

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  5. 5. Realistic Fantasy or Fantastic Realism: On Defining the Genre in Susanna Clarke's Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Carl-William Norrmo Ersgård; [2011]
    Keywords : alternative history; magic; genre; Fantasy; Realism; historical novels; Languages and Literatures;

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