Sökning: "fictional characters"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 104 uppsatser innehållade orden fictional characters.

  1. 1. An Exploration of the American Justice System through the Trial of Tom Robinson : A New Historicist Analysis of Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Författare :Eva-Lena Henriksson; [2021]
    Nyckelord :To Kill a Mockingbird; Harper Lee; Systemic racism; Racial bias; American justice system; New historicism; Scottsboro cases; Civil rights movement; Civil rights; Black Lives Matter movement; Constitutional rights.;

    Sammanfattning : Adding something new to the understanding of To Kill a Mockingbird (1960), which is considered a twentieth-century classic, would be nearly impossible if not for the outlook of new historicism. Through a new historicist analysis of Harper Lee’s literary text parallel to non-fictional texts relating to the American justice system and civil rights, this essay explores how race affects U. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Is That Really You, Sherlock Holmes? : A Corpus Stylistic and Comparative Literary Analysis Investigating the Survival of the Authentic Holmes in Contemporary Pastiches

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

    Författare :Amanda Silfver; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Corpus Stylistics; Cognitive Stylistics; Narratology; Characterisation; Authenticity; Period Pastiche; Sherlock Holmes;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis has conducted an extensive character analysis of Sherlock Holmes by comparing the original, authentic detective, as he appears in a corpus consisting of Conan Doyle’s collected works about Holmes, to the characterisation in three select period pastiches. The aim was to analyse to what extent the true characterisation of the famous sleuth has survived in contemporary adaptations, more specifically in the three texts, Sherlock Vs. LÄS MER

  3. 3. This shit gonna get real heavy - A quantitative study on the use of African-American Vernacular English in The Wire and The Princess and the Frog. : This shit gonna get real heavy - En kvantitativ studie om hur afroamerikansk engelska används i The Wire och Prinsessan och grodan.

    L3-uppsats, Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur (from 2013)

    Författare :Viktor Everstam; [2021]
    Nyckelord :African-American Vernacular English; AAVE; English; entertainment; linguistics;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this study is to investigate how the spoken variety African-American VernacularEnglish (AAVE) is used in entertainment. This is performed by comparing the spoken language oftwo fictional characters from two different sources of entertainment who are depicted as AAVEspeakers. LÄS MER

  4. 4. "Vad ska folk tro? Att jag är gift med en rösträttskvinna?" : En kvalitativ innehållsanalys av TV-serien Fröken Frimans krig

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för medier och journalistik (MJ)

    Författare :Elin Karlsson; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Fröken Frimans krig; populärkultur; den kvinnliga rösträttsrörelsen; representation; fiktion; genus;

    Sammanfattning : The TV series Fröken Frimans Krig is about the struggle for women's voting rights in Sweden during the beginning of the 20th century. The purpose of this study is to examine, through a content analysis, which pros and cons are shown in the TV series. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Un estudio diacrónico del desarrollo del feminismo a partir de la representación femenina y masculina en la literatura peruana contemporánea

    Master-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Romanska och klassiska institutionen

    Författare :Inger Magnusson; [2021]
    Nyckelord :feminismo; patriarcal; feminidad y masculinidad; identidad; literatura peruana contemporánea;

    Sammanfattning : Este estudio comparativo pretende examinar la representación femenina y masculina en la literatura moderna y contemporánea peruana. El propósito de nuestro trabajo es enfocar las fuerzas y las debilidades de la mujer y del hombre a la luz de los movimientos feministas desde una perspectiva diacrónica en el desarrollo de feminismo durante el siglo XX. LÄS MER