Essays about: "Narrative representation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 110 essays containing the words Narrative representation.

  1. 1. Intra-Action – Entanglements Within and Beyond Environmental Photography

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/HDK-Valand - Högskolan för konst och design

    Author : Sofia Linnéa Emelie Doepel; [2021-01-15]
    Keywords : Environmental photography; cameraless photography; landscape photography; feminist posthumanism; posthumanism; ecofeminism; representation; anthropocene; phenomenology; quantum field theory; instrumentalism; environmental issues;

    Abstract : This essay is an attempt to approach the genre of both landscape and environmental photography, to turnthem inside-out, to dissect and to deconstruct them through ecology, ecofeminism, feminist posthumanism and critical theory regarding the photographic medium. Throughout the essay I will focus on several artists and bodies of works that fall into this broad category of landscape and environmental photography. READ MORE

  2. 2. Just Love The Other? : An examination of the narrative of “the other” in Hauerwas’ and Bonhoeffer’s theologies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Jael Ahlin; [2021]
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    Abstract : The processes of “othering” often create coarse images of “the other”, therefore there is a need to rethink the narrative of “the other”. A fruitful narrative of “the other” could be helpful in the interaction in multi-religious and multicultural social settings. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Spectacle of the Alien/Migrant An exploration through Hollywood Science fiction and Horror Movies before and after 9/11

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Filmvetenskap

    Author : Jonathan Cardenas; [2021]
    Keywords : science-fiction; horror; blockbuster; representation; alien; the other; myth; immigration; migrant; Hollywood; orientalism; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis aims at addressing the question of the representation of the Other within current dominant visual media. The Other, in the context of this thesis, refers to any minority community group identified as different from a certain dominant norm; depending on the context it could correspond to groups such as Women, Afro-Americans or Arabs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Who Belongs in The Outdoors? : A qualitative study on how perceptions of (in)justice influence Swedish immigrants’ motivation to recreate in the outdoors

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Thuha Nguyen; [2021]
    Keywords : Environmental Justice; Outdoor Recreation; Sweden; Immigrants;

    Abstract : Outdoor recreation was established in Sweden about 100-150 years ago and its practices and organization were at that time dominated by a white male upper class. Today, Swedish outdoor recreation is guided by public policy, imploring for everyone’s equal value, and right to experience and be outdoors, regardless of age, color, or gender. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Mah Jong Game of Life : Storytelling, Identity and Orientalist Discourse in Amy Tan’s The Joy Luck Club

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Victoria Balakireva; [2021]
    Keywords : Amy Tan; Asian American literature; Orientalism; language; storytelling; representation;

    Abstract : This project examines the connection between the representations of Chinese American women and the Orientalist discourse, as depicted in Amy Tan’s The Joy Luck Club. Using a deconstructive and intersectional approach, the project focuses on four interconnected constituents that regulate the novel’s main structural and thematic elements: Narrative Structure; Mother-Daughter Relationships; Language, Writing and Identity; and Feminist Affirmations. READ MORE