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  1. 1. CROSSING BORDERS: A Study of Transnational Living in Taiye Selasi’s Ghana Must Go (2014) and No Violet Bulawayo’s We Need New Names (2014)

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

    Författare :Ingegerd Stenport; [2019-10-22]
    Nyckelord :Taye Selasi; No Violet Bulawayo; Sara Ahmed; Afropoitanism;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract: A number of authors of African descent published ‘Afropolitan’ novels around the year 2010. Several of these diaspora novels dominated the literary scene and caused intense debates about the contested concept of Afropolitanism. The authors Taye Selasi and No Violet Bulawayo challenge colonial images of Africa in their writing. LÄS MER

  2. 2. “I am East German” - How an East German identity is experienced and defined by the generation born after reunification

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Julia Eniglein; [2019-10-18]
    Nyckelord :identity; East Germany; intergenerational narratives; media narratives; Heimat; regional identities;

    Sammanfattning : The increased success of right-wing movements and populist parties in East Germany since 2015 led to a public debate about the East and the people who live there. An increased number of young East Germans are now participating in talks and debates about the East, addressing the regions´ problems and challenges but also trying to counter argue its negative image (Engler and Hensel 2018a, 9). LÄS MER

  3. 3. Individualized Islamic practices and proving ‘normality’ - Thoughts and experiences of Muslim international students regarding their Muslim identities and everyday religious practices in Swedish society

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Negin Mohaghegh Harandi; [2019-10-18]
    Nyckelord :Muslims; international students; individualization of religion; stigmatization; identity- practicing Islam- lived religion.;

    Sammanfattning : Due to a rapid growth of immigration from Muslim majority countries, the number of Muslims living in Sweden has dramatically increased since 1950s. Sweden has a very diverse Muslim population in terms of cultural, ethnic, political, linguistic and educational background. LÄS MER

  4. 4. SVENSKHET I FÖRÄNDRING - en kulturvetenskaplig analys av debatten om gettopaketet i svensk press

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Författare :Tora Lundin; [2019-10-10]
    Nyckelord :national identity; discourse; power; democracy; swedishness;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines how swedish national identity is constructed in the media debate inSwedish press regarding a danish economical and political plan called ”ghettopakke” that was adopted in Denmark in 2018. In addition this thesis aims to analyse how these constructionsrelates to power, how the ”ghettopakke” is defined in the articles and how the debate has changed over time. LÄS MER

  5. 5. CONSTRUCTING SAFE SPACES The potential of performing feminist critical utopia analyzed through zine-making

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Författare :Louise Mazet; [2019-10-10]
    Nyckelord :safe space; feminist utopia; performativity; zine-making; environmental activism;

    Sammanfattning : Safe spaces are constructed to offer a space of acceptance to an otherwise marginalized or vulnerable group. This thesis explores the connections between safe spaces and feminist (critical) utopianism through their inherent paradoxality. While safe spaces attempt to make people feel included, they often function through the exclusion of others. LÄS MER