Essays about: "thesis on literary"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 132 essays containing the words thesis on literary.

  1. 1. CROSSING BORDERS: A Study of Transnational Living in Taiye Selasi’s Ghana Must Go (2014) and No Violet Bulawayo’s We Need New Names (2014)

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Ingegerd Stenport; [2019-10-22]
    Keywords : Taye Selasi; No Violet Bulawayo; Sara Ahmed; Afropoitanism;

    Abstract : Abstract: A number of authors of African descent published ‘Afropolitan’ novels around the year 2010. Several of these diaspora novels dominated the literary scene and caused intense debates about the contested concept of Afropolitanism. The authors Taye Selasi and No Violet Bulawayo challenge colonial images of Africa in their writing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Jack Kerouac’s Poetics: Repetition, Language, and Narration in Letters from 1947 to 1956

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Nicholas Charles Baldwin; [2019]
    Keywords : Poetics; Letter Writing; Impressionism; Confessional; Repetition; Language; Vertical and Circular-Narration; Jack Kerouac; 1947-1956;

    Abstract : Despite the fame the prolific impressionistic, confessional poet, novelist, literary iconoclast, and pioneer of the Beat Generation, Jack Kerouac, has acquired since the late 1950’s, his written letters are not recognized as works of literature.  The aim of this thesis is to examine the different ways in which Kerouac develops and employs the poetics he is most known for in the letters he wrote to friends and publishers before becoming a well-known literary figure. READ MORE

  3. 3. Pedagogy at Hogwarts : A literary analysis of teaching methods and theories at Hogwarts in the Harry Potter books

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Linus Friberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Teaching methods; Pedagogical theories; Hogwarts; fictional representations of teaching methods; Harry Potter.;

    Abstract : This essay argues that the Harry Potter books can be used to analyse various methods and theories regarding pedagogy since the school setting is a major part of the stories. J. READ MORE

  4. 4. Demonstrating a phytotechnological design-approach : plant biology in stormwater remediation practice

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Oscar Yachnin; [2019]
    Keywords : phytotechnology; phytoremediation; landscape architecture; stormwater management; contamination; pollution;

    Abstract : In this master’s thesis the field of phytotechnology is investigated. Phytotechnology is a collection of largely unexploited methods and processes that aim to employ the abilities of plants to manage contaminants in our environments. READ MORE

  5. 5. ’Life Has Become a Sickness That Only Death Can Heal’: Representations of Death in Astrid Lindgren’s Mio’s Kingdom and The Brothers Lionheart

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Emelie Brandberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Astrid Lindgren; Death; Representation; Children s literature; Mio s Kingdom; The Brothers Lionheart;

    Abstract : Astrid Lindgren is one of Sweden’s most beloved writers of all time and many of her works include many hard topics, such as for example death. It has not always been as common to include such difficult topics in children's literature as it is today. READ MORE