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  1. 1. THE BYRONIC STANDARD Ecology in Byron’s Poetry

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Författare :Daniel Kolade; [2018-09-19]
    Nyckelord :Lord Byron; ecocriticism; human element; Wordsworthian Standard;

    Sammanfattning : Byron’s work is unique amongst writers of the 18th and 19th century due to the human element and its interaction with nature. Thus, the aim of this study is to examine the view of nature in Byron’s poetry (specifically his sea poetry) and establish a Byronic Standard of ecopoesis offering counterbalance to the Wordsworthian Standard and the ecocritical binaries of dwelling-wandering and nature-culture. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Det särskildas platser - om etisk-politisk lokalitet och bioregionala visioner i Gary Snyders tänkande

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Författare :Viktor Andersson; [2018-07-06]
    Nyckelord :Gary Snyder; place; region; locality; historiography; ethics; particularity; dialectics; ecocriticism;

    Sammanfattning : In Gary Snyder’s philosophical essays, questions of place, region, and being inhabitory are closely linked to ethical, political and ecological themes. Where these themes intersect, tensions generate – to the extent of which too little attention might have been paid. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Lord of the Rings, Lord of Nature : A postcolonial-ecocritical study of J.R.R Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings and its implications in the EFL classroom

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Författare :Stefan Lobo Jansson; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Colonialism; Postcolonialism; Imperialism; Ecocriticism; Environmentalism; Pastoral; Nature; Wilderness; Development; Tolkien; The Lord of the Rings; The EFL Classroom.;

    Sammanfattning : This essay examines J.R. LÄS MER

  4. 4. A Paradise Fading : Perceptions of Wild Nature in Alfred, Lord Tennyson's Idylls of the King and Howard Pyle's Story of King Arthur and His Knights

    Master-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Författare :Li Hedenmalm; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Alfred Lord Tennyson; Idylls of the King; Howard Pyle; The Story of King Arthur and His Knights; Victorian literature; ecocriticism; nature; wilderness; industrialism; animalisation; nostalgia; paradise;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores representations of wild nature in two Arthurian texts – one British and one American – produced in an age characterised by rapid social transformation: Alfred, Lord Tennyson’s Idylls of the King (1859-1885) and Howard Pyle’s Story of King Arthur and His Knights (1903). By investigation of the textual descriptions of wilderness and the portrayals of characters living there, the study aims to investigate what attitudes towards unkempt nature are displayed in the two texts. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Teaching Climate change : Reading the Symbiosis Between Mankind and Nature in Ballard’s The Drowned World

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på grundnivå, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Författare :Rasmus Carlsson; [2018]
    Nyckelord :The Drowned World; Humanity; Nature; Ecocriticism; Didactics; Climate change;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this essay is to examine J.G. Ballard’s The Drowned World to investigate how the relationship between humans and nature affects humanity, and whether humanity is indestructible. LÄS MER


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