Essays about: "the language of death"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words the language of death.

  1. 1. Donald Trump’s Communication During COVID-19 Pandemic On Twitter

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS); Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Zane Berzleja; Fanni Kertész; [2020]
    Keywords : COVID-19; Twitter; Donald Trump; Content analysis; Pandemic; Communication; Politicization;

    Abstract : The year 2020 started with the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. This socio-economic crisis has led to changes in our society as several restrictions were demanded, such as self-quarantining, wearing face masks and social distancing to limit the spread of the Coronavirus. This resulted in a high need for online communication. READ MORE

  2. 2. Death becomes her. Journalistic portrayals of murdered women and their bodies as subject, object and abject in Swedish high profile murder cases

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för mediestudier

    Author : Maria Kjellman Wall; [2019]
    Keywords : media representation; crime journalism; objectification; abjection; murder; Thematic Analysis; Critical Discourse Analysis; Multimodal Visual Analysis; intersectionality; grief journalism; media and communication studies;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns how murdered women and their bodies are represented through written and visual language in tabloid crime journalism. Two Swedish high profile murders were chosen through a purposeful sampling, and 436 articles from Sweden's two largest tabloid newspapers, Aftonbladet and Expressen, were thematized through Thematic Analysis. READ MORE

  3. 3. feeling utlramarine : la mer l'amour la mort

    University essay from Konstfack/Institutionen för Konst (K)

    Author : Klara Ström; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : La mer, it means the ocean in French. With the same pronunciation; la mère means the mother. The ocean, the mother. L’amour means love and la mort means death. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tan Lejos y tan cerca/ So far and so close

    University essay from Konstfack/Textil

    Author : Ma de Lourdes González Osnaya; [2018]
    Keywords : Mourning Ritual Loss Absence Sorrow Tradition Gaze Senses Materials language;

    Abstract : A project around loss and absence. This work is a reflection on tradition, mourning and the importance to remember. Based on how crafts relate to society in ceremonial contexts by being a tool to communicate with others. READ MORE

  5. 5. Kick the Bucket or Cash in One's Chips : An analysis of some English slang expressions for dying

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för språkstudier

    Author : Heidi Orava Anderson; [2018]
    Keywords : Metaphor; metonymy; idioms; slang; dying;

    Abstract : This research analyses some of the slang expressions with the meaning ‘to die’ found in Dictionary of Modern Slang with regard to metaphor and metonymy and whether they have been active when creating the identified slang expressions. It further examines the frequency of these expressions in a large language corpus, and identifies the processes involved in the most frequent expressions. READ MORE