Sökning: "media tropes"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 8 uppsatser innehållade orden media tropes.

  1. 1. Sexy 16-Year-Old Baby-Eater: Gendered, Sexualized, and Racialized Discourses in Exalted, Second Edition

    Master-uppsats, Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Författare :Niels-Martin Ström Josefsen; [2021-11-26]
    Nyckelord :Roleplaying games; Exalted; feminist post-structural discourse analysis; representation; geek culture; race; gender; sexuality; Dungeons Dragons; discourses; White Wolf; misogyny; fantasy; genre subversion; social constructivism; media tropes; monstrous women; monstrous motherhood; infantilization; trans representation; sexualization; animalization;

    Sammanfattning : Previous research finds roleplaying games, as well as the wider spectrum of geek culture thatthey exist within, to be defined by discourses favoring a white, heterosexual, cis-maleviewpoint, drawing up and reproducing stereotypes and tropes that are inherently misogynist,homophobic, and racist. Heretofore, research into discourses of gender, sexuality, and race inroleplaying games has focused overwhelmingly on market leader Dungeons & Dragons (1971-ongoing), largely neglecting to scrutinize other well-established titles that may adhere to orbreak from the same tendencies. LÄS MER

  2. 2. BOOOM! JAAA! MÅÅÅL! : En kvalitativ studie om hur retoriska strategier används av herrishockeyföreningar på Twitter under matcher och hur det påverkar kommunikationen med fansen och andra.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Författare :Mathias Berglund; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Social media; Twitter; rhetoric; framing; sports; ice hockey; Sociala medier; Twitter; retorik; framing; sport; ishockey;

    Sammanfattning : ”BOOOM!”, ”JAAA”, ”Han gräver in pucken”, ”Hugger på en retur”. Ja, så kan det se ut när du besöker en ishockeyförenings twitterkonto under en match. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Visualizing the Invisible: An Exploration of the Radioactive Image within the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för konsthistoria och visuella studier

    Författare :Fannie Frederikke Baden; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Radioactive Image; Nuclear Disaster; Nuclear power; Chernobyl; Disaster Tourism; Visual tropes; radioactivity; semiotics; visualized natural phenomena; Cultural Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores the radioactive image and poses the multi-layered question: ‘(how) can radioactivity exist as an image, when it cannot be seen, heard or felt?’. By having no sensorial qualities, radioactivity is often narrated in popular media by metaphoric association. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Black Sails, Rainbow Flag: Examining Queer Representations in Film and Television

    Magister-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Författare :Diana Cristina Razman; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Black Sails; queer representation; LGBT characters; media studies; queer studies; media representations; Captain Flint; John Silver;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to present, discuss, and analyze issues relating to queer representations in film and television. The thesis focuses on existing tropes, such as queer coding, queerbaiting, and the “Bury Your Gays” trope that are prevalent in contemporary media, and applies the analysis of these tropes to a case study based on the television series Black Sails (2014-2017). LÄS MER

  5. 5. Men as victims and invisible women : The link between destructive male norms and violence. A discourse analysis of Machofabriken 2.0

    Master-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Umeå centrum för genusstudier (UCGS)

    Författare :Ann Birging; [2020]
    Nyckelord :violence prevention; men’s violence against women; men as victims; triad of men’s violence; destructive masculinities; invisible women; Women’s Human Rights; Istanbul convention; gender equality;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this study was to examine Machofabriken 2.0 through discourse analysis.Examine how concepts are filled with meaning and what alternative meanings that are excluded. Ialso scrutinized what pedagogic tools and strategies put forward to achieve change and discuss ifit is possible to approach ordinary men as violent. LÄS MER