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  1. 1. Hybrid identities in The Lonely Londoners by Samuel Selvon : A character analysis of the two characters Moses and Galahad.

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

    Författare :Sofia Backlund; [2022]
    Nyckelord :Hybridity; Racism; Identity; Language;

    Sammanfattning : This essay reads and analyses the novel The Lonely Londoners by Samuel Selvon through the lens of postcolonial theory. It examines the West Indian migrants who migrated to Britain in the 1950s, searching for a better life. They had been indoctrinated by the colonizers for decades of the prosperous life awaiting them in the Motherland. LÄS MER

  2. 2. La quête d’identité : hybridité culturelle dans six romans maghrébins

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Författare :Fredrik Segerfeldt; [2021-09-09]
    Nyckelord :Identity; cultural hybridity; North Africa;

    Sammanfattning : The search for an identity in a situation of cultural hybridity brought about by French colonialism is studied in six French-language Maghrebi novels of three different generations: Le passé simple by Driss Chraïbi, Nedjma by Kateb Yacine, Ce que le jour doit à la nuit by Yasmina Khadra, Une année chez les Français by Fouad Laroui, Meursault, contre-enquête by Kamel Daoud and Le pays des autres by Leïla Slimani. The research question is which the differences are between the novels in relation to the identity quests. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Materialitet som aktant. Stonehenge, Mossen och Lindholm Høje - tre exempel på aktanter för liminalitet och begravningspraktik i tre olika tidsperioder


    Författare :Marianne Gabrielsson; [2021-03-18]
    Nyckelord :Stonehenge; bogs; Gundestrup cauldron; Eutin figures; Stone ships; liminality; actants; emotional charge; hybridity; seriality;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose is to examine three materialities: Stonehenge, bogs (represented by Gullåkra, Rævmose, Aukamper Moor) and stone ships at Lindholm Høje. By focusing on their actantial function in relation to liminality and burial practises, the study aims at contributing with new interpretations of materiality, actants and liminality. LÄS MER


    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Författare :Makda Yoseph Berhie; [2021-02-02]
    Nyckelord :Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie; Imitation;

    Sammanfattning : Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s contemporary literary works have prominently engaged with diasporic experiences, migration, and gender disparity,among other issues that fit under the umbrella of postcolonial literature. This essay aims to further explorethe representation of ‘the African woman’in three stories found in Adichie’s story collectionThe Thing Around Your Neck,namely ‘Imitation’, ‘The Thing Around Your Neck’, and ‘Jumping Monkey Hill’. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Hybridization of the Self, Colonial Discourse and the Deconstruction of Value Systems : A Postcolonial Literary Theory Perspective of Literature inculpating Colonialism

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Författare :Brian Burns; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Postcolonialism; Postcolonial Literary Theory; Hybridization; Walker; Malouf; Phillips; Achebe; Freud; Nietzsche; Bhabha; Siad; McLeod; Barry;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this essay is to provide a perspective on literature inculpating colonialism using postcolonial literary theory and method. The subject material incorporates four novels studied during the literature modules for the English course at Högskolan Gävle (HIG). LÄS MER