Essays about: "school essay"

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  1. 1. Gender in Pride and Prejudice : A look at gender roles relating to the characters Elizabeth and Lydia Bennet

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Jessica Pedersen; [2021]
    Keywords : Gender; Gender roles; Pride and Prejudice; Jane Austen; EFL; upper secondary school; critical literacy theory; feminist literary theory.;

    Abstract : This essay will discuss gender in Pride and Prejudice, the timeless work by Jane Austen. It also discusses how a teacher might approach the subject of gender roles in a classroom environment based on a reading project featuring Pride and Prejudice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Focalising trauma narrative : An analysis of Konigsberg’s The Music of What Happens and its pedagogical use

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Louise Gunnarsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Trauma Theory; EFL Classroom; The Music of What Happens; Rape; Internal Focalisation; Survivor; Trauma Narrative; Upper Secondary School.;

    Abstract : This essay argues that Bill Konigsberg depicts the traumatic experience of being raped and the inner conflict of being a male rape survivor with harsh immediacy by implementing internal focalisation in his young adult novel The Music of What Happens (2019). Additionally, the essay argues that the novel is a useful teaching resource in the Swedish EFL classroom by discussing the pedagogical implementations. READ MORE

  3. 3. What Society Feeds Us : Immersion, racism and police violence in the novel and film version of The Hate U Give in the EFL classroom

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Carl Waldmann Bergvall; [2021]
    Keywords : The Hate U Give; immersion; film adaptation; young adult fiction; EFL classroom; racism; police violence; upper secondary school;

    Abstract : Angie Thomas’ The Hate U Give is a young adult novel that covers controversial topics such as racism and police violence. In this essay, the concept of immersion is used to examine how the novel and its 2018 film counterpart adaptation differ in examining these topics. READ MORE

  4. 4. Knowledge through Fiction: Characters as Social Metaphors in F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Sebastian Vaca Vink; [2021]
    Keywords : Social metaphors;

    Abstract : While it is common to relate to fictional characters, there is a common view that this is all that fiction can provide us with and that we cannot learn from fiction. There are arguments to support this claim, such as the no-evidence argument and the fiction-distortion argument. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Where you think no one sees you – do what you want!” : Nineteen Eighty-Four and Upper Secondary School Students’ Perception of Surveillance

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Tobias Svensson; [2021]
    Keywords : George Orwell; surveillance; panopticism; post-panopticism; student perspective; EFL;

    Abstract : The purpose of this essay is to juxtapose students’ perceptions of surveillance to the surveillance portrayed in George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four. By using Michel Foucault’s expansion of Jeremy Bentham’s discussion of the Panopticon, this essay shows that upper secondary school students modify their behaviour, like the characters in the novel, when they are under surveillance. READ MORE