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  1. 1. Och nu börjar historien : Hjalmar Söderbergs novellkonst

    Detta är en avhandling från Bokförlaget Atlantis

    Författare :Miranda Landen; [2013]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; illustrations; short stories in periodicals; modern collection; echoes; short-story collection; twist; narrative modes; closure; external narrator; debate-driven story; travel story; hunter’s-fire story; early 20th century writing; late 19th century writing; classic short story; short format; short story; genre history and genre theory of the short story; story type; narration; Hjalmar Söderberg;

    Sammanfattning : Hjalmar Söderberg (1869–1941) published some seventy short stories in five collections, Historietter (1898), Främlingarna (1903), Det mörknar öfver vägen (1907), Den talangfulla draken (1913) and Resan till Rom (1929). The present study explores Söderberg’s short fiction from a genre-historical and genre-theoretical perspective. LÄS MER

  2. 2. “I Can Do Nothing against the Wish of the Pen” : Studies in the Short Stories of Widād Sakākīnī

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Institutionen för lingvistik och filologi

    Författare :Astrid Ottosson Bitar; Gail Ramsay; Eva Riad; Ingeborg Nordin Hennel; Roger Allen; [2005]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Arabic language; modern Arabic literature; Arabic women writers; the Arabic short story; feminist literary theory; Widad Sakākīnī; Arabiska; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Arabic language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Arabiska;

    Sammanfattning : This study focuses on the short story writing of the Lebanese/Syrian writer Widād Sakākīnī (1913-1991). Its primary aim is to discover how she was able to establish herself as a respected writer while keeping her distinctive character as a woman writer within a literary tradition that was strongly defined by patriarchal values and contained many misogynic elements. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Possibility-Space and Its Imaginative Variations in Alice Munro's Short Stories

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Engelska institutionen

    Författare :Ulrica Skagert; Paul Schreiber; Mark Levene; Rosemary Sullivan; ; [2008]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Alice Munro; fate; possibility-space; compellation; phenomenology; Canadian literature; short story; realism; Alain Badiou; Maurice Natanson; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; English; engelska;

    Sammanfattning : With its perennial interest in the seemingly ordinary lives of small-town people, Alice Munro’s fiction displays a deceptively simple surface reality that on closer scrutiny reveals intricate levels of unexpected complexity about the fundamentals of human experience: love, choice, mortality, faith and the force of language. This study takes as its main purpose the exploration of Munro’s stories in terms of the intricacy of emotions in the face of commonplace events of life and their emerging possibilities. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Making Plans - Telling Stories Planning in Karlskrona/Sweden 1980 - 2010

    Detta är en avhandling från Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Författare :Mareile Walter; [2013]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Urban planning; spatial planning; comprehensive plans; narratives; narrative analysis; Karlskrona; urban transformation; neoliberal development;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to understand how a repertoire of municipal planning narratives evolved and how these were used as a means to explain, legitimise and produce change in a city that went through a process of urban transformation. The focus is set on the role of narratives in municipal plans as a mental preparation for change. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Ya nos cayó el chahuistle: El cuento apocalíptico mexicano contemporáneo (1996-2016)

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborgs universitet

    Författare :Gabriela Mercado Narváez; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Mexican literature; short stories; End of the World; apocalyptic literature; apocalyptic motifs; quantitative analysis;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this dissertation is to cover a gap left by literary criticism in the study of Mexican apocalyptic literature. Its main objective is to make a systematized and comprehensive characterization of contemporary apocalyptic short stories in Mexico, which have been overlooked in critical works due to their status as speculative fiction. LÄS MER