Sökning: "Queer theory"
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1. PLUGGING IN TO QUEER IN GOTHENBURG. An Emotion and Power-Sensitive In-depth Group Study on Being Queer in GothenburgMaster-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper
Sammanfattning : This study aims to extend the existing knowledge of how different queer persons experience being queer in Gothenburg and in extension, attend to emotions and power relations in the process of knowledge production. The study applies Donna Haraway’s situated knowledge, Sara Ahmed’s queer phenomenology and theory on what emotions do, and Karen Barad’s theory of intra- action and diffraction. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : The purpose of this thesis is to provide increased knowledge about the phenomenon of "rainbowshelf" and how the user group LGBT+ experiences it. The purpose has been answered with the help of the questions: How does the target group LGBTQ+ experience the rainbow shelf? And how can their experiences be understood from queer theory? The empirical material has been collected through a websurvey that addressed the user group LGBT+. LÄS MER
3. Tonåringar i den osynliga garderoben : En komparativ analys mellan ungdomsromanerna Leah on the offbeat av Becky Albertalli och Ingen normal står i regnet och sjunger av Sara OhlssonKandidat-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Institutionen för kultur- och medievetenskaper
Sammanfattning : This essay examines how sexuality and sexual identity is expressed in the two young adult novels Ingen normal står i regnet och sjunger by Sara Ohlsson, and Leah on the offbeat by Becky Albertalli. The main purpose with the essay is to do a comparative analysis of the two novels to examine how they differ in their portrayals of lgbtq-characters and their portrayals of sexuality in adolescents. LÄS MER
4. Materialitet och genus på fritidsgården. En pingisboll på vift, ett schackbord utan pjäser och den (o)synliga mobiltelefonenKandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi
Sammanfattning : The purpose of this study is to analyze how staff and young people use and experience materiality in the youth recreation center in order to increase staff's knowledge about ways of working with gender roles. The material consists of observation records and a focus group interview with staff from a youth recreation center in southern Sweden. LÄS MER
5. Filmen som samhällsförändrare - En undersökning gällande hur normbrytande personer upplever representationen inom svensk film och hur en ökad representation skulle påverka samhället.Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Filmvetenskap
Sammanfattning : Is it possible to use the power of film to change society? Can we use popular culture to change norms that are deeply rooted in our environment? By asking 140 persons with non-normative gender identities or sexual orientations this essay seeks the answer to how LGBT persons are depicted in Swedish film and television today and what effects a better and increased representation would have. With support from the queer theory as well as the idea of social constructivism and the works of Richard Dyer, professor of film studies at King’s College in London, this essay gives an answer that paves the way for further exploring the subject and maybe find a solution to how we can use film to make society a better place for everyone. LÄS MER