Essays about: "Narrative"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 902 essays containing the word Narrative.

  1. 1. “I am East German” - How an East German identity is experienced and defined by the generation born after reunification

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Julia Eniglein; [2019-10-18]
    Keywords : identity; East Germany; intergenerational narratives; media narratives; Heimat; regional identities;

    Abstract : The increased success of right-wing movements and populist parties in East Germany since 2015 led to a public debate about the East and the people who live there. An increased number of young East Germans are now participating in talks and debates about the East, addressing the regions´ problems and challenges but also trying to counter argue its negative image (Engler and Hensel 2018a, 9). READ MORE

  2. 2. Violin solos in Wagner Operas - A thematic and symbolic analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Guillem Gadea Salom; [2019-10-08]
    Keywords : Wagner; Leitmotif; Theme; Violin; Symbolism; Opera; Solos;

    Abstract : An analysis of the violin solos in Richard Wagner’s operas, from a symbolic, narrative and musical point of view, and how it translates into a better performance.... READ MORE

  3. 3. #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

  4. 4. EXPANDING NARRATIVE EMPATHY Exploring “Dynamic” Empathy in The Left Hand of Darkness

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Brian Bell; [2019-09-04]
    Keywords : Narrative Empathy; Reader Immersion; Ursula K. Le Guin; Reader Immersion;

    Abstract : Narrative empathy, the sharing of a feeling between a reader and characters, is oftenthought of as a 'static' phenomenon; either it is present, or not in a given story. Yet, on scrutiny,narrative empathy seems quite fluid, its connective strength ebbing and flowing throughout astory. READ MORE

  5. 5. Strategic narratives and public diplomacy in the Russian news media portrayal of Sweden: case of Russia Today

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Anna Ryzhova; [2019-09-03]
    Keywords : public diplomacy; mediated public diplomacy; international relations; Russia; Sweden; RT; strategic narrative; international system narrative; national narrative; international broadcasting;

    Abstract : With the changes in the means and the scope of global communication, images and stories, promoted by political elites are gaining real influence not only on hearts and minds but also on the policy-making in the international setting. In the twenty-first century, the concern of “whose story wins” has started to dominate the field of public diplomacy. READ MORE