Sökning: "Central American literature"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 20 avhandlingar innehållade orden Central American literature.

  1. 1. Faces of Thoreau in American Literature

    Detta är en avhandling från Albany, NY : University at Albany, State University of New York

    Författare :Steven Hartman; [2003]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Henry David Thoreau 1817-1862 ; Jerome Lawrence 1915-2004 ; Robert E. Lee 1918 -1994 ; Edward Abbey 1927–1989 ; Hayden Carruth 1921–2008 ; Walden; Civil Disobedience; cultural reception; cultural appropriation; literary reenactment; literary activism; intertextuality; iconography; canonization; American literature; reception theory; reader response; nature writing; political writing; literature of protest; cultural critique; biography; hagiography; Ralph Waldo Emerson; Amos Bronson Alcott; William Ellery Channing; James Russell Lowell; Robert Louis Stevenson; Mohandas Gandhi; Henry Salt; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Literature; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Litteraturvetenskap; English; engelska; Literature; litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : Doctoral dissertation supervised by Professor Ronald A. Bosco (co-supervised by Professor Judith Johnson and Professor Judith Fetterley), Department of English, University at Albany, State University of New York. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Suburbia Rewritten : Masculinity and Affect in Contemporary American Literature

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Uppsala University, Department of English

    Författare :Ola Jönsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Suburbia; affect; masculinity; domophobia; masculinity in crisis; separate spheres; fatherhood; Joyce Carol Oates; Rick Moody; Philip Roth; John Updike; Richard Yates; John Cheever.; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap; English; Engelska;

    Sammanfattning : Suburbia has made a powerful return in American literature of the past two decades. This renaissance of suburban fictional narrative bears the signum of alienated, anxious, and resentful white middle-class men in gray flannel suits that has remained since the formative postwar period of the 1950s and 1960s. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Moderskonflikten i Lars Noréns åttiotalsdramatik

    Detta är en avhandling från Gidlunds förlag

    Författare :Björn Apelkvist; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; literary theory; literature criticism; General and comparative literature; Teatervetenskap; Dramatic art; Humaniora; Humanities; Narcissism; Existential Psychology; Rollo May; Family Crisis; Maternal Domination; Swedish Drama; Modern Drama; Allmän och jämförande litteratur; litteraturkritik; litteraturteori; Scandinavian languages and literature; Nordiska språk språk och litteratur ;

    Sammanfattning : Popular Abstract in Swedish Avhandlingen presenterar ett närstudium av fjorton centrala pjäser skrivna av den svenske författaren Lars Norén (1944-) under perioden 1979-90. I centrum ställs frågan om den ouppklarade relationen till modern, i första hand hos de vuxna, vanligtvis redan in i medelåldern hunna barn som gestaltas i dessa pjäser. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Scenes of Writing, Scenes of Looking : Don DeLillo, Claus Beck-Nielsen, and the Politics of the Novel

    Detta är en avhandling från Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Författare :Morten Feldtfos Thomsen; Karlstads universitet.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; DeLillo; Beck-Nielsen; literature; aesthetics; politics; technology; imagetext; W.J.T. Mitchell; print novel; visual culture; media; intermediality; Rancière; multimodality; materiality; image; vision; Comparative Literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : Cries of the death of the novel and even of literature in general have become cultural commonplaces. In an age seemingly dominated by digital spectacle, many seem to think that traditional print literature has become an almost obsolete cultural practice, bereft of any critical social and political relevance. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Empowering Strategies at Home in the Works of Nikki Giovanni and Rita Dove

    Detta är en avhandling från Sundsvall : Mid Sweden University

    Författare :Maria Proitsaki; Mittuniversitetet.; [2017]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; American Literature; African American; Poetry; Black feminism; Women; Girls; Strategy; Empowerment; Home; Domestic; Knowledge; Nikki Giovanni; Rita Dove;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis focuses on the presence of Black women characters in domestic contexts in the early poetry of African American poets Nikki Giovanni and Rita Dove and examines the strategies these women employ, individually and in close relationships, in order to empower themselves and sustain those around them. It provides a joint exploration of the work of two major contemporary poets from a literary and interdisciplinary perspective, mapping instances of the poetic expression of Black feminist politics. LÄS MER