Essays about: "Myth"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 145 essays containing the word Myth.

  1. 1. The Vincent Vega in Helmut Lang : Framing Helmut Lang's Coolness in Relation to Cool Movie Characters

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Modevetenskap

    Author : Sophie Büttner; [2021]
    Keywords : Coolness; American movies; Helmut Lang; Myth; Embodiment; Stereotypes; Gender;

    Abstract : Coolness is a desired but overlooked concept in fashion. The thesis The Vincent Vega in Helmut Lang: Framing Helmut Lang’s Coolness in Relation to Cool Movie Characters sheds light on how coolness is created in Helmut Lang’s spring 2004 collection in relation to movie representations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Constructing Modern Ethnic Myth: A Cultural Analysis of the Hanfu Movement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Kehan Li; [2021]
    Keywords : Hanfu; nationalism; clothing; China; Han; social movement; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : This ethnographic study investigates the rising Hanfu movement in China. Hanfu, literally means the clothing of Han ethnicity, but it is a newly coined terminology. The movement takes Hanfu as a symbol and aims to redefine the position of Han ethnicity in Chinese society and extend the influence of Chinese culture in the worldwide. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design And Race: "African Design" In The Shadow Of Modernity

    University essay from Konstfack/Inredningsarkitektur & Möbeldesign

    Author : Kibandu Pello-Esso; [2021]
    Keywords : race; spatial design; diaspora; decoloniality; planetarian habitability; modernity; reparation;

    Abstract : To explore the question of how race and design are related, I have developed a set of analysis strategies, involving props that are investigating objecthood and subjectivity. I use prototyping techniques and sketching in full scale. READ MORE

  4. 4. Under the shade of rumour refutation : a critical analysis of #PoliceRefuteRumour campaign on Chinese social media

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Mingyi Fang; [2021]
    Keywords : Civic Culture; Antagonism and Hegemony; Myth; Rumour; Rumour refutation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Rumour refutation is a series of campaigns that the Chinese authorities invest in combating 'the overflow' of network rumours, especially since 2017. These campaigns reflect the Chinese's knowledge of rumour as false and harmful. READ MORE

  5. 5. Colonial Imagery and representation in tourism marketing of African destinations. : A case study of Kenya

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för kultur och samhälle

    Author : Anne Mundati; [2021]
    Keywords : Colonial myth; photography; marketing; Kenya; destination.;

    Abstract : This research study is based on the visual marketing of African destinations and the colonial influence in a post-colonial world. Recent tourism research tourism has examined post-colonial realities in developing countries addressing the experience of British post-colonialism, however, only a few of those studies have examined the cultural consequences of tourism marketing image influence on culture and national identity. READ MORE