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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 18 uppsatser innehållade ordet simulacra.

  1. 1. Den instabila kulturen: en postmodernistisk studie av Guccis kampanj Utopian Fantasy

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för modevetenskap

    Författare :Elena Bozinova; [2018]
    Nyckelord :fashion studies; postmodernism; fashion image; fashion photography; late capitalism; pastiche; simulacra; undecidable; Gucci; Arts and Architecture; Cultural Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation intends to display how today’s culturally dominant features of postmodernism can be read in the fashion image. By doing a qualitative study of Gucci’s campaign Utopian Fantasy from Spring/Summer 2018, this thesis has located postmodern tendencies in the fashion image. LÄS MER

  2. 2. How can one create an aura from a digital reproduction?

    Magister-uppsats, Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Författare :Moa Andersson; [2017]
    Nyckelord :authenticity; aura; digital reproduction; simulacra; Benjamin;

    Sammanfattning : How can one create an aura from a digital reproduction? According to researchers like Walter Benjamin (1936) this is not possible. However with todays technology and digitalmedia it is worth looking into how it would be possible. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The aura of the artwork in the digitalization age : An experimental study based on Benjamin and Baudrillard

    Magister-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Författare :Ding Yijun; [2017]
    Nyckelord :Aura; simulacra; artworks; digital museums; reproduction; medium; control experiment; Benjamin; Baudrillard;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores how the aura of the artworks changes in the age of digital reproduction through the empirical experiments conducted in Uppsala Konstmuseum. By employing the definition of the aura given by Benjamin in The work of art in the age of the mechanical reproduction and The arcade project, this thesis conceptualizes the “aura” into eight dimensions and then operationalizes the eight dimensions in order to find whether audience’s evaluation of the artwork changes when they are given different stimulus in the control experiment. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Beyond Morality : Alternative Gay Narratives in Mark Ravenhill’s Shopping and Fucking and Dennis Cooper’s The Sluts 

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Litteraturvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Makz Bjuggfält; [2017]
    Nyckelord :Mark Ravenhill; Shopping And Fucking; Dennis Cooper; The Sluts; Gay Male Violence; Gay Capitalism; Gay Consumerism; Gay Hyperreality; Gay Simulacra; Gay Civilisation; Gay Authenticity; Blank Fiction; Transgressive Literature; In Yer Face; Cool Britannia.;

    Sammanfattning : The gay male emerged as a visible public consumer during 1990s, when the LGBTQ movement in the United Kingdom and the United States was marked by conflicting commercial and political motives, heightened by the AIDS crisis. The cultural tension surrounding the gay male subject was reflected through various literary expressions. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The Desert of the Real in Spec Ops: The Line. A Study of Simultaneous Hyperreal Experiences by Protagonist and Player : A Study of Simultaneous Hyperreal Experiences by Protagonist and Player

    Kandidat-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Författare :Christer Lidén; [2016]
    Nyckelord :Ludology; violence in video games; hyperreal; Baudrillard; military shooter;

    Sammanfattning : As an anomaly on the market of military shooters of the 21st century, Spec Ops: The Line entails a journey of undetermined realities and modern warfare consequences. In this study, the narrative is analyzed from the perspective of Jean Baudrillard’s idea that simulations have replaced our conception of reality. LÄS MER