Sökning: "haraway"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 43 uppsatser innehållade ordet haraway.

  1. 1. PLUGGING IN TO QUEER IN GOTHENBURG. An Emotion and Power-Sensitive In-depth Group Study on Being Queer in Gothenburg

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Författare :Johanna Jaring; [2019-03-26]
    Nyckelord :Queer; Gothenburg; Emotion; Power; Research Process; Diffraction; Intra-activity;

    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

  2. 2. Artificiell romans : En genusvetenskaplig analys av romantiska relationer mellan artificiellt intelligenta och mänskliga karaktärer i filmerna "Be Right Back", Ex Machina och Her 

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Centrum för genusvetenskap

    Författare :Nadim Herbert; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Science-fiction; film; cyborg; artificiell intelligens; romans; sexualitet; kroppslighet; genus; femininitet; maskulinitet;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines romantic relationships between human and artificially intelligent characters in the science-fiction films Ex Machina (2014), Her (2013) and “Be Right Back” (2013) from anthology series Black Mirror. The purpose of the thesis is to examine these relationships in relation to norms concerning corporeality, gender, sexuality and romance, exploring how the portrayal of these relationships and the characters in them subvert and/or reinforce those norms. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Annihilating the Cartesian Divide : Finding the Inhuman in Jeff VanderMeer's Annihilation

    Kandidat-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Författare :Rasmus Rosquist; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Annihilation; Bataille; Colebrook; Descartes; inhuman; natureculture; posthumanism;

    Sammanfattning : As posthumanist discourse attempts reposition the human as one of many subjects in relation to ecologies and other inhuman agencies, doing away with a Cartesian human exceptionalism is one of the key problems. From Haraway’s naturecultures, positing human culture as one of many, to Colebrook’s discussions of inhuman agencies, what ‘the human’ means to us is the heart of this theoretical field. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Skogsformande - om bilden av skogen som rum eller resurs, och en jakt på en tredje dröm

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Författare :Ellen Mendel-Hartvig; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Architecture; wood; forest; cultural - natural.; Arts and Architecture;

    Sammanfattning : This work investigates, from an architect’s perspective, images of the forest as a space and as a resource. In a personal exploration, the author’s own relationship to forests, as well as cultural and scholarly conceptions of what the forest is and means are examined and questioned, connected and contrasted. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Practically Human. : Performing Social Robots and Feminist Aspects on Agency, Body and Gender.

    Master-uppsats, Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Författare :Karin Victorin; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Feminist technoscience; critical posthumanism; posthuman; social robot; AI; technology and art; robots in theatre; human-machine; agency; body; gender; intra-action; cyborg; liminal personae; human-like machines; Judy Wajcman; Karen Barad; Donna Haraway.;

    Sammanfattning : Through an experimental theatre play, this thesis explores the development of human-like agency in contemporary “social robot” technology. The entrance point of this study is the gender gap and lack of diversity in contemporary AI/robot development, with an emerging need for interdisciplinary research across robot technology and social sciences. LÄS MER