Sökning: "Androgyny"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 8 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Androgyny.

  1. 1. Spiritual transcendence and androgyny within Swedish and Finnish transnational Symbolism

    Författare :Birte Bruchmüller; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :turn of the twentieth-century art; Symbolist art; transnational art movement; Swedish historiography; Finnish historiography; spiritual transcendence; androgyny; Magnus Enckell; Olof Sager-Nelson; Ellen Thesleff; Beda Stjernschantz; Tyra Kleen;

    Sammanfattning : This Doctoral thesis is an examination of a group of Swedish and Finnish artists and their role as important and active participants in a transnational Symbolist movement. It deals with the depiction of the spiritually enhanced human body in the work of the Swedish artists Olof Sager-Nelson and Tyra Kleen, and the Finnish artists Magnus Enckell, Ellen Thesleff and Beda Stjernschantz, as one central topic within the European Symbolist art movement. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Les Figures féminines de la Décadence et leurs implications esthétiques dans quelques romans français et suédois

    Författare :Cecilia Carlander; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :decadence; fin-de-siècle; modern breakthrough; androgyny; dandyism; degeneration; femme fatale; new woman; Victoria Benedictsson; Paul Bourget; Ola Hansson; Joris-Karl Huysmans; Stella Kleve; Anne Charlotte Leffler; Rachilde; Georges Rodenbach;

    Sammanfattning : “The female figures of the Decadence and their aesthetic significance in some French and Swedish novels” This thesis compares Swedish and French literary prose fiction written between 1884 and1892 and its approach to Decadent themes, with focus on the female portraits and their aesthetic impact. Eight texts are analyzed in order to explore how the Swedish fin de siècle literature – partly interpreted as belonging to the political literary program of the ”Modern Breakthrough” – relates to the French literature and the Decadence. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Spegling och skapande : En studie i Lena Cronqvists "Målaren och hennes modell"

    Författare :Nina Weibull; Tomas Björk; Margaretha Lagerlöf; Anette Göthlund; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Self-portrait; Mirror; Creativity; Nude; Gaze; Gender; Paraphrase; Psychoanalysis; Primary Process Thinking; Border Object ; Mother s Body; Identity; Ambiguity; Androgyny; Alchemy; Vanity; Narcissus; Medusa; Freud; Lacan; Klein; Irigaray; Modersohn-Becker; Matisse; Kahlo; Helen Chadwick; Art; Konstvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : For their self-representation painters are referred to the use of existing codes of representation. These codes can be modified by displacement of conventional meaning. In the historically central discourse of the figure of the artist, the model functions as a complementary aspect of the painter. LÄS MER

  4. 4. La Poétique de Houellebecq : réalisme, satire, mythe

    Författare :Jacob Carlson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Michel Houellebecq; poetics; metaphysics; Arthur Schopenhauer; Auguste Comte; positivism; Jean Cohen; aesthetic categories; lyricism; literary genre; Erich Auerbach; literary realism; Mikhail Bakhtin; satire; Menippean satire; cynicism; Novalis; Michael Riffaterre; motif of light vs; darkness; motif of the sun; myth; literary myth; myth of androgyny; symbol; romanticism;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis sets out to explore French writer Michel Houellebecq’s poetics of the novel. It is advanced in the introduction that Houellebecq’s work could be read against the novelist’s 1997 suggestion that “if somebody today was able to craft a mode of expression that was at once honest and positive, they would change the world”. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Depression among Swedish 70-year-olds - Sex differences from a gender perspective

    Författare :Therese Rydberg Sterner; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; depression; time trend; epidemiology; sex; gender; experiences; older adults;

    Sammanfattning : Depression is one of the leading causes of global burden of disease. Due to increased life expectancy, late-life depression is an escalating public health issue. The prevalence is reported to be almost twice as high among women compared to men. LÄS MER