Sökning: "Neo-Victorian"

Hittade 4 uppsatser innehållade ordet Neo-Victorian.

  1. 1. "The air smelt queer" : En queerteoretisk närläsning av Sarah Waters Fingersmith

    Kandidat-uppsats, Södertörns högskola/Litteraturvetenskap

    Författare :Sarah Ingren-Ahlman; [2017]
    Nyckelord :Fingersmith; Sarah Waters; Multisexualitet; Queerteori; Neo-viktorianism; Heteronormativitet; Litterär pornografi; Flerkönat begär;

    Sammanfattning : Fingersmith is a historical novel with a clear, non-heteronormative agenda. It was published in 2002 by Sarah Waters, and it challenges the way the Victorian era viewed and oppressed non-heteronormative sexuality. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Re-Imagining the Victorian Woman: Female Representations in Four Neo-Victorian Novels from 1990 to 2010

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Engelska; Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Litteratur - Kultur – Media

    Författare :Guðrún Valdimarsdóttir; [2015]
    Nyckelord :optimism.; nostalgia; authorship; fictional autobiography; Women s writing; Sexuality; Morgan; Starling; Byatt; Waters; Women in fiction; Historical fiction; Fiction; Neo-Victorianism; Neo-Victorian; Languages and Literatures;

    Sammanfattning : Neo-Victorian literature is a subgenre of historical fiction that is set during the reign of Queen Victoria, from 1837 until 1901. There are divergent opinions on the emergence of the genre; however, the time frame established in this dissertation spans from 1990 until the present moment. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Steeling the Show : A Comparative Analysis Between Victorian and Neo- Victorian Heroines From a Feminist Perspective in Terms of Gender Equality

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Jönköping

    Författare :Marcus Asplund Brattberg; [2014]
    Nyckelord :Blood in the Skies; G.D. Falksen; comparative literature; Victorian; Neo-Victorian;

    Sammanfattning : In this essay, the concept of gender equality is explored in terms of progressive heroines in neo-Victorian literature. In order to elucidate in what way a progression has been made, the comparative analysis is predicated upon second wave feminism. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Deo-Victorian Society in the Neo-Victorian Novel: A Study of Sensory Perceptions in Michel Faber´s The Crimson Petal and the White

    Magister-uppsats, Högskolan i Halmstad/Sektionen för humaniora (HUM)

    Författare :Pepita Eskelin; [2011]
    Nyckelord :Michel Faber; The Crimson Petal and the White; urban hygiene; smell; vision; sensory perceptions; neo-Victorian novel; prostitution;

    Sammanfattning : This paper explores the contemporary reader´s fascination with the Victorian period focusing on Michel Faber´s neo-Victorian novel The Crimson Petal and the White (2002). By comparing and contrasting various literary elements that link the Victorian novel to contemporary neo-Victorian fiction it simultaneously shows the similarities and differences between the nineteenth-century Victorian sensorium and that of the present day. LÄS MER