Essays about: "supernatural"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the word supernatural.

  1. 1. Amid otherworld stages

    University essay from Konstfack/Ädellab

    Author : Qingqing Zhang; [2018]
    Keywords : Ghosts Fear
Afterlife Supernatural beings Spiritualism Animal magnetism
Ectoplasm Communication Laboratory Interaction Talisman;

    Abstract : Where does the soul go after death? This question is based on my ‘fear of ghosts’ and became the starting point of my degree project, which most obviously stems from our fear of the unknown.   In the age of technology, many people claim that they are atheists and think that everything has or will have a physical explanation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Up against Good, Evil, Destiny, and God himself

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Bildproduktion

    Author : Emelie Johansson; [2018]
    Keywords : religion; banal religion; innehållsanalys; television; Supernatural; adaption;

    Abstract : Syftet med denna uppsats är att undersöka hur religiösa teman manifesterar sig i TV-serien Supernatural (2005 ff.), och i vad mån dessa teman motsvarar en "banal religion". READ MORE

  3. 3. “Now is the winter of our discontent” : The Uncanny History of Richard III

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : John Leo Johansson Moberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Richard III; William Shakespeare; history; the uncanny; Sigmund Freud;

    Abstract : This paper will use Sigmund Freud’s essay “The Uncanny” to analyse William Shakespeare’s play Richard III. It will be argued that, although the play predates the ideas of Freud, it makes use of several elements of the uncanny to set the scene or to enhance imagery. READ MORE

  4. 4. Saxo and his younger cousin - a study in the principles used to make Gesta Danorum into Compendium Saxonis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Latin; Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Språk och språkvetenskap

    Author : Marko Vitas; [2017]
    Keywords : Compendium Saxonis; Gesta Danorum; abridged texts; Saxo Grammaticus; Medieval Latin; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to offer as detailed analysis as possible of the Compendium Saxonis, a late medieval abridgement of the famous historical work Gesta Danorum, written towards the end of the XII century by Saxo Grammaticus. Books I–IV and XVI have been used for this purpose. READ MORE

  5. 5. Athene, Obi-Wan and Yoda as Mentors with Masks : Characters representing a millennia old story-telling tradition

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Språk, kultur och samhälle

    Author : Simon Sverin; [2017]
    Keywords : Odyssey; Star Wars; Athene; Obi-Wan; Yoda; mentor; masks; Campbell; Lucas; Homer; journey; supernatural; self-reliance;

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