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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 137 uppsatser innehållade ordet mythology.

  1. 1. Cassandra’s Dream Song in Context: Reinventing Greek Mythology through the Contemporary Flute

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Musikhögskolan i Malmö

    Författare :Andreani Papageorgiou; [2022]
    Nyckelord :Flute; Mythology; New complexity; Detailed notation; Extended techniques; Interpretation; Emotional conflict; Performer’s initiative; Performing Arts;

    Sammanfattning : The subject of the present thesis stems from my personal interest about the way Greek mythology has influenced the craft of composing for, and playing, the flute. Although I have always been connected to my heritage, this particular interest was piqued during my studies abroad and especially when I began to tackle Brian Ferneyhough’s Cassandra’s Dream Song (1970) for solo flute. LÄS MER

  2. 2. A WORLD OF RICE AND GODS: WHERE WHITE GRAINS SYMBOLIZE WEALTH. A study of Japanese game localization and crosscultural translation

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

    Författare :Jamie Viklund; [2021-06-15]
    Nyckelord :japanska; Japanese; SIK; game localization; rice; culturally bound terms; translation; domestication; foreignization; Hasegawa; Venuti;

    Sammanfattning : Studies of Japanese translation are a common topic, and with good reason. There is extensive materialto work with, and the vast differences between Japanese and many other languages creates translationchallenges of considerable complexity as such. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Om Barthes tystnad : Ideologi, mytologi och självmytologisering

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen för retorik

    Författare :Åke Gasslander; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Barthes; ideology; mythology; doxa; rhetoric; Barthes; ideologi; mytologi; doxa; retorik;

    Sammanfattning : This essay seeks to explore Roland Barthes’ critique of ideology and the two notions with which ‘ideology’ is interconnected throughout his works: mythology and doxa. The primary importance of this critique, within the field of contemporary rhetoric, as I argue in this text, is to be found in its dissemination of ideological critique. LÄS MER

  4. 4. FATE ACCORDING TO THE PROSE EDDA NARRATION OF RAGNAROK : A Theological contemplation, elaboration and insight to the Norse pagan concept of fate

    Master-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Religionsvetenskap

    Författare :Miralem Mehanovic; [2021]
    Nyckelord :fate; fatalism; theological; logical; determinism; free will; Amor Fati;

    Sammanfattning : The Prose Edda chapter, Ragnarok as recorded by Snorri, was taken as a pivotal point for exploring fate according to the Norse mythology. The eschatological concept of collapsing gods and destruction of the world was explored through the logical and theological fatalist theory, diverging the orientation from standard textual exploration. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Rewritings of Circe: Representation, Resistance, and Change in Feminist Revisionism

    Kandidat-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Författare :Maria Karlsson; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Rewriting; Feminism; Mythology; Odyssey; Circe; Welty; Atwood; Miller;

    Sammanfattning : This paper analyses the feminist revisionism of the Circe-myth in the rewritings by Eudora Welty, Margaret Atwood, and Madeline Miller. To that end, the paper first examines three different ways of discussing rewritings: Jeremy M. LÄS MER