Essays about: "marvel"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the word marvel.

  1. 1. Success at the box office in the age of streaming services : An examination of how streaming services have impacted the dynamics of successful movies in the cinema

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Jesper Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : films; box office; streaming services; the long tail; uncertainty;

    Abstract : Netflix and other streaming services have grown immensely since they started offering online streaming. In this paper I present a correlation matrix using ticket sales at the domestic box office and the number of Netflix subscribers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Avenging the Anthropocene : Green philosophy of heroes and villains in the motion picture tetralogy The Avengers and its applicability in the Swedish EFL-classroom

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Jens Vang; [2019]
    Keywords : Ecocriticism; anthropocentrism; biocentrism; ecology; environmentalism; film; EFL; upper secondary school; Avengers; Marvel Cinematic Universe;

    Abstract : This essay investigates the ecological values present in antagonists and protagonists in the narrative revolving the Avengers of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The analysis concludes that biocentric ideals primarily are embodied by the main antagonist of the film series, whereas the protagonists mainly represent anthropocentric perspectives. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Intersections of Wakanda : Aspects of intersectionality as presented in the Marvel blockbuster Black Panther

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Drilon Behrami; [2019]
    Keywords : Intersectionality; Black Panther; Relations of Power; Oppression; Discrimination; Upper Secondary School; English 7; EFL classroom;

    Abstract : The following essay analyzes Marvel blockbuster Black Panther with an intersectional lens, discussing relations of power, oppression and discrimination through the fictive society of Wakanda. The findings present similar factors of intersectionality to that of most western societies, with gender, sexuality, aptitude and tribal affiliations as the main factors of identity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Visualizing a better city : – How the city portrays a technological marvel as means to enter the future

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för samhälls- och välfärdsstudier

    Author : Jan Fritz-Patrik Ankarbåge; [2018]
    Keywords : Visualization; Actor-network theory; Enrollment; Discourse; Norrköping;

    Abstract : This study explores how the center ’Visualisering C’ in Norrköping municipality ties into an actor-network that includes Linköping University, Norrköping municipality and Region Östergötland. The purpose was to discern how the master signifier was ‘development’ was constructed and connected within the discursive field with differencing actors with the Visualisering C as a focal point for the actors. READ MORE

  5. 5. Open Air Theatre - Cultivation of land not yet urbanized

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Julia Gustafsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Theatre Context Contextual Auditorium; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : The Crevice - A theater in the open air on the coast of Portugal strives to prove a link between man made and natural formations. I marvel why the development of our human civilization keeps being branded as artificial with a negative connotation. READ MORE