Essays about: "awakening"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 essays containing the word awakening.

  1. 1. A/Wakening, Healing and Caring in the Pandemic borderland(s): theorizing an Emancipating, Pleasurable and Restful Black Femme Form in Gender Studies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Centrum för genusvetenskap

    Author : Agnese Noah; [2021]
    Keywords : embodied; emotive; writing; femmebodimotive; femme; black; form; biomythography; choreopoem; intersectionality; rhizomatic; phenomenology; healing; caring; awake; awakening; wake; ocean; sea; queer; texture; borderland; swAfrican;

    Abstract : In this study on form within the field of Gender and Fem(me)inist Studies I build on, and work with, works created by black women and femmes, as well as femmes and women of color to explore their ways of theorizing through form, as well as finding my own, with roots from all the beautiful experiments lived and written about by these folks. As I sketch out these theories and texts and bring them to the Swedish context in which I write I am breaking new ground for research on blackness, femme-inist theory and form as well as methodologies here. READ MORE

  2. 2. Awakening Egyptian Women’s Conscience - A critical discourse analysis: Doria Shafiq’s writings in Bint an-Nīl 1948-1956, from a postcolonial perspective.

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för Asien-, Mellanöstern- och Turkietstudier

    Author : Lenora Haag; [2021]
    Keywords : Feminist movement; Egypt; Doria Shafiq; Critical Discourse Analysis; Feminist Postcolonial theory; Bint al-Nīl; nationalism; identity; representation; Eurocentrism; essentialisation;

    Abstract : This research gives an academic perspective on eleven articles written by Doria Shafiq and published in Bint an-Nīl 1948-1956, where the ideological undertones of her feminist discourse were critically examined. The purpose of this qualitative analysis was to study how Shafiq, in an Egyptian context, discussed the contemporary women's societal participation and status, but also which ideological values and conceptions were prominent in her articles. READ MORE

  3. 3. Seeing feelingly through the Feet : A Design Space for Microopportunities

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Karolin Valaszkai; [2021]
    Keywords : Author Keywords feet; body awareness; autobiographical design; soma design; micro-opportunities; rituals;

    Abstract : The thesis consists of autobiographical soma research-oriented design for bringing somatic attention to the feet by the concept of micro-opportunities embedded in external artifacts to defamiliarize experiences. There is a growing body of work within the HCI community reporting on pressure-sensitive prototypes for raising bodily awareness alongside heat as a positive embodied response. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Faith and Actions of Greta Andrén, Missionary to the Jews of Vienna, 1938-1941

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kyrko- och missionsstudier

    Author : Samuel Wenell; [2020]
    Keywords : Greta Andrén; Svenska Israelsmissionen; Microhistory; Mission History; Vienna; Holocaust; Deaconry; Carlo Ginzburg;

    Abstract : In this Master’s thesis, I conduct a micro-historical study of deaconess and missionary Greta Andrén (1909-1971) and her work for Svenska Israelsmissionen, the Swedish Israel Mission, in Vienna during the National Socialist occupation. By examining letters as well as select publications, I try to uncover her motives and how she found meaning in her work, and how this could be seen in relation to the origins of the Mission in the Swedish Low Church awakening and certain apocalypticviews on the Jews. READ MORE

  5. 5. Diffusing Expectations in Charlotte Bronte’s JaneEyre and Kate Chopin’s The Awakening : Women ahead of their Time and Challenging Society’s Ideals

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Laura Georgina Eagles; [2020]
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