Sökning: "monstrous motherhood"

Hittade 2 uppsatser innehållade orden monstrous motherhood.

  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. Lovecrafts kvinnor : En undersökning av kvinnlig monstrositet i Howard Phillips Lovecrafts litteratur

    Magister-uppsats, Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för kultur och lärande

    Författare :Gro Oskarson Kindstrand; [2014]
    Nyckelord :Lovecraft; H.P. Lovecraft; The Thing on the Doorstep; The Dunwich Horror; Facts Concerning the Late Arthur Jermyn and his Family; The Dreams in the Witch-House; The Colour Out of Space; Halberstam; monster; monstrosity; female monsters; monstrous motherhood; Lovecraft; H.P. Lovecraft; The Thing on the Doorstep; The Dunwich Horror; Facts Concerning the Late Arthur Jermyn and his Family; The Dreams in the Witch-House; The Colour Out of Space; Halberstam; monster; monstrositet; kvinnliga monster; monstruöst moderskap;

    Sammanfattning : While the strategy of lending a voice to the monstrous is a well known aspect of Howard Phillips Lovecraft's works, the female monster is a notable exception to this case. In this thesis, I excavate a theory of female monstrosity through a reading of some of Lovecraft's most read stories and the agency of female characters that appears within. LÄS MER