Sökning: "djuna barnes"
Hittade 4 uppsatser innehållade orden djuna barnes.
- Kandidat-uppsats, Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för kultur och lärande
Sammanfattning : My essay is an examination of the poet Mina Loy and two poems that are essential in her authorship, these poems also represents a thematic entrance to Loys life and literary concepts. On the basis of Gunnar Harding preface and translation of selected poems from the collection Lunar Baedeker, I have chosen to look further at the poems Lunar Baedeker and Songs to Joanne, poems that accommodate contexts of an esthetical and linguistic complexion. LÄS MER
- Magister-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Avdelningen för litteraturvetenskap
Sammanfattning : The inhuman element in Djuna Barnes’s works has been widely acknowledged. So far the research has, however, concerned itself primarily with animality, thus neglecting the importance of things and thingliness in her texts. LÄS MER
- Kandidat-uppsats, Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för genus, kultur och historia
Sammanfattning : In this essay I trace the historical theme in Djuna Barnes’s Nightwood, stressing the importance of the concept of forgetfulness in the text. Read alongside Nietzsche’s On the Use and Abuse of History for Life as well as his later thoughts on genealogy, the novel can be seen to concern itself with that same dilemma of history that he articulates in his philosophy. LÄS MER
4. The first Woman born with a Difference : En komparativ queerläsning av Djuna Barnes Ladies AlmanackKandidat-uppsats, Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för genus, kultur och historia
Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is a comparative study of Djuna Barnes' 1928 book Ladies Almanack and turn of the century sexological texts focusing on Havelock Ellis' studies of 'sexual inversion in women'. The study is based on queer theory concepts from Judith Butler and Fanny Ambjörnson as well as Michel Foucault's studies of the history of sexuality. LÄS MER