Sökning: "modern fiction"

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  1. 1. On the Use of Katakana in a Modern Japanese Essay

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

    Författare :Johan Hagerborg; [2020-03-20]
    Nyckelord :japanska; Japanese; katakana; skriftsystem; writing system; modern skönlitteratur; modern fiction; novell; essay;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of the present study is to carry out a pilot investigation on the use of katakana ina modern Japanese essay, and to compare how the usage of katakana differs between dailynewspaper and a modern essay. Among the words written in katakana, special focus wasgiven to the higairaigo, which are normally written in kanzi or hiragana. LÄS MER

  2. 2. National identity in Sonia Nimr’s children’s book Wondrous Journeys in Strange Lands

    Kandidat-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Författare :Tarek Darwich; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Anderson; National identity; nationalism; Children’s Literature; Palestinian; imagined communities; Sonia Nimr; Wondrous Journey in strange lands; Arab; history; fiction.;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis, depending on Benedict Anderson’s Studies of nationalism in his book The Imagined Communities, I will prove that in her historical fiction for children, Wondrous Journeys in Strange Lands, the Palestinian writer Sonia Nimr is reviving and reforming Arab national identity. Anderson identifies the nation as a group imagined by its members; the people who perceive and identify themselves as equal members in this group. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Vad är elementärt i Sherlock Holmes karaktär? – En komparativ analys av Arthur Conan Doyles karaktär Sherlock Holmes och adaptionen av karaktären i TV-serierna Sherlock och Elementary

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Författare :Ida Renner; [2020]
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    Sammanfattning : This study analyses the fictional character of Sherlock Holmes, both in his original representation in the stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and in two modern day televised adaptations, Sherlock and Elementary, both of which place the character of Sherlock Holmes in our day and time. The character of Sherlock Holmes is immensely popular to this day and the purpose of this essay is therefore to analyse the essential traits of the character, and to contrast them with the changes made in the adaptations, in order to find out how the character of Sherlock Holmes portrays the relationship between fiction and society. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Interactive fictional databases; the search for family and agency : A study of natural language systems and theircapability of inducing agency

    Magister-uppsats, Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Författare :Matilda Jalonen; Cornelis Rönnberg Westin; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Natural language input; Natural Language understanding; Agency; Control; Freedom; Interactive fiction; Database; Game; Wizard of Oz;

    Sammanfattning : Natural Language (NL) mechanics are seemingly underutilized within modern game development and may be capable of inducing unexpected levels of agency within its users. This study focuses specifically on NL Input (NLI) and examines its capability of inducing an experience of agency, control, and freedom through an interactive fiction with a database searching context. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Os Barbadianos em Mad Maria : Exemplo da figuração duma personagem coletiva no Novo Romance Histórico

    Kandidat-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Romanska och klassiska institutionen

    Författare :Marlon Görnert; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Barbadianos na Amazónia; Mad Maria; Márcio Souza; Migração Caribenha; Novo Romance Histórico; literatura amazonense; teoria pós-colonial; O Caribe na literatura.;

    Sammanfattning : A descrio dum subgnero dentro da fico histrica que se distinguiu pela sua distanciao do Romance Histrico Tradicional em vrios aspetos, o chamado Novo Romance Histrico, ocupou muitos estudiosos nas ltimas dcadas. Mais recentemente, o catedrtico portugus Carlos Reis realou a importncia da personagem como categoria narrativa na literatura, opondo-se s tendncias estruturalistas que marcam os estudos literrios modernos. LÄS MER