Sökning: "monstrous women"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 8 uppsatser innehållade orden monstrous women.

  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. Genus, feminism och hämnd i esoterisk post-horror : En operationalisering av feministisk skräckfilmsteori på post-horror från 2010-talet

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för film och litteratur (IFL)

    Författare :Jakob Eng; [2021]
    Nyckelord :esoterism; post-horror; feminism; könsroller; genus; skräck; häxor;

    Sammanfattning : I denna uppsats operationaliseras feministisk skräckfilmsteori på tre nyproducerade filmer ur en filmtyp som kommit att kallas bland annat post-horror. Teorier och koncept ur Carol J. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Ghostly Bells and Monstrous Drumming : An Exploration of Intermediality and Supernatural Strangeness in "Especially Heinous"

    Master-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Författare :Beatriz Carlsson; [2021]
    Nyckelord :gothic; magical realism; intermediality; Carmen Maria Machado; supernatural; strange;

    Sammanfattning : Various contemporary female authors deploy supernatural motifs portrayed through or alongside diverse forms of intermediality in texts which thematise the patriarchal oppression of women. In order to throw light on this phenomenon, this thesis investigates the intermedial relations and supernatural motifs of Carmen Maria Machado’s novella “Especially Heinous: 272 Views of Law & Order: SVU”, and their relation to the political themes of the text. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Bland monster och män: En diskursorienterad intervjustudie om unga mäns förståelse av våldtäkt i kölvattnet av metoo

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Genusvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Maria Wennergren; [2020]
    Nyckelord :rape; sexual violence; discourse; masculinity; affective economies; #metoo; våldtäkt; sexuellt våld; diskurs; maskulinitet; affektekonomier; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The objective of this interview study is to examine the discourses on sexual violence that circulate among young cismen in today’s Sweden, in the wake of the metoo movement. This study seeks to understand how ideas of masculinity connect to conceptions of the rapist, and how this relates to the construction of the participants’ own identities. LÄS MER

  5. 5. “How much for this beast?” : En studie av monstruös feminitet i serien The Witcher.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för etnologi, religionshistoria och genusvetenskap

    Författare :Hedvig Abrahamsson; [2020]
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    Sammanfattning : The aim of this study is to expose and analyze the ways Yennefer of Vengerberg in the series The Witcher is prescribed a monstrous female identity. This has been done by applying three theories to the selected material, Crip Theory by Robert McRuer, The monstrous feminine by Barbara Creed and Colleen Donnellys analysis of the visual impact. LÄS MER