Essays about: "Narratology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 78 essays containing the word Narratology.

  1. 1. Resistance to Materialism in Into the Wild : A Comparative Narratological study of the Biography and the Film Adaptation

    University essay from Jönköping University/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Madeleine Eriksson; [2022]
    Keywords : Into the Wild; Adaptation Theory; Narratology; Materialism;

    Abstract : From an environmental perspective, the earth’s future has been, and is, a current and much-debated topic in today’s society. Consumerism and materialism are two reasons why earth’s natural resources run out earlier and earlier every year. READ MORE

  2. 2. Is That Really You, Sherlock Holmes? : A Corpus Stylistic and Comparative Literary Analysis Investigating the Survival of the Authentic Holmes in Contemporary Pastiches

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Amanda Silfver; [2021]
    Keywords : Corpus Stylistics; Cognitive Stylistics; Narratology; Characterisation; Authenticity; Period Pastiche; Sherlock Holmes;

    Abstract : This thesis has conducted an extensive character analysis of Sherlock Holmes by comparing the original, authentic detective, as he appears in a corpus consisting of Conan Doyle’s collected works about Holmes, to the characterisation in three select period pastiches. The aim was to analyse to what extent the true characterisation of the famous sleuth has survived in contemporary adaptations, more specifically in the three texts, Sherlock Vs. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Immersive Experience : Communicating the Past using AR/VR at Gamla Uppsala and Uppåkra Archaeological Centre.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper (KV)

    Author : Urszula Frick; [2021]
    Keywords : Augmented Reality; Virtual Reality; digital; communication of history; design thinking perspective; performance of knowledge; archaeology; narratology; time travel; imagination;

    Abstract : In the age of digitization, the use of Augmented and Virtual Reality as digital supplements to the traditional museum visit become much more frequent. The author of this study investigates development process, and the way history is communicated through the Gamla Upsala AR/VR and Uppåkra VR experiences. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Narratological Study on Characterization, Change and Coming-of-Age in Maggie Stiefvater’s The Dream Thieves

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Sara Davidsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Young Adult; narratology; character; characterization; sexuality; coming-of-age; Maggie Stiefvater; The Dream Thieves;

    Abstract : This essay explores the character development of Ronan Lynch in Maggie Stiefvater's The Dream Thieves (2013) with the intention of showing the process of self-acceptance through the narratological concepts character and characterization as well as Young Adult literature research focused on coming-of-age in terms of self-discovery and sexual identity. It was found that Ronan does reach self-acceptance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Enduring Together : Psychosocial Support for Involuntary Family Separation in the Wake of Migration

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Joel Persson; [2021]
    Keywords : social work; psychosocial support; family separation; migration; ambiguous loss; resilience; narrative theory; narratology; coping; universalism; cultural-relativism; community; professional support; civil society;

    Abstract : Background Involuntary family separation due to forced migration is a particular form of suffering to which contemporary methods of psychosocial support seem scarce. It has been shown to cause mental and physical impairments that are often misdiagnosed for pathologies. READ MORE