Essays about: "Medeltida ballader"

Found 2 essays containing the words Medeltida ballader.

  1. 1. “Pale her cheeks they ought to be, it was only yesterday that she had been a tree.” : Gender, Power, and Hybridity in the Swedish Medieval Supernatural Ballads

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Historiska institutionen

    Author : Rachel Bott; [2020]
    Keywords : Early modern; Late medieval; Gender; Power; Transformation; Hybridity; Sveriges medeltida ballader;

    Abstract : This thesis analyzes eight specific Swedish medieval ballads that contain supernatural transformation and hybridity for how they depict gender in late medieval and early modern contexts. Using literature as a historical resource and a micro-historical approach, this thesis applies gender theory, intersectional approaches, and monster theory to its reading of these ballads. READ MORE

  2. 2. Moody Men and Malicious Maidens : Gender in the Swedish medieval ballad

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Historiska institutionen

    Author : Elisabet Ryd; [2017]
    Keywords : Medieval ballad; Scandinavian ballad; gender studies; gender; masculinity; femininity; power relationships; medieval; medieval studies; performativity; Medeltida ballader; genusforskning; genus; maskulinitet; femininitet; maktrelationer; medeltid; medeltidsforskning; performativitet.;

    Abstract : Syftet med den här uppsatsen är att granska hur genus och genusrelationer uttrycks i svenska, medeltida ballader. Genom att förstå balladkaraktärernas handlingar som performativa, ämnar uppsatsen undersöka hur maskulinitet och femininitet etableras och omförhandlas i balladernas narrativ genom att kartlägga handlingsmönster. READ MORE