Sökning: "epic songs"

Hittade 4 avhandlingar innehållade orden epic songs.

  1. 1. Juoiganmuitalusat - jojkberättelser : en studie av jojkens narrativa egenskaper

    Författare :Krister Stoor; Mikael Svonni; Harald Gaski; John Weinstock; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Sami culture; yoik; performance; oral history; verbal art; folklore; epic songs; Sami literature; inside-outside perspective; ethnicity; ethnomusicology; luohti; vuolle; Sami language; Samiska;

    Sammanfattning : The focus of the dissertation is on the performance of the yoiks, what the yoikers tell the audience and what the yoikers mean with their narratives. The results demonstrate that the verbal art of yoik includes both song and spoken messages. The analysis of the yoik tradition is couched within performance theory. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Vivat vår monark! : Carl Michael Bellmans panegyrik över Gustaf III 1771-1792

    Författare :Jennie Nell; Roland Lysell; Anita Ankarcrona; Thomas Bredsdorff; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Carl Michael Bellman; Gustavus III; panegyric; epideictic; encomium; occasional poetry; 18th century Swedish literature; Gustavian literature; French Classicism; rhetoric; emblematics; commemorative medals; Fredman’s Epistles; Fredman’s Songs; litteraturvetenskap; Literature;

    Sammanfattning : Carl Michael Bellman (1740–1795), who is chiefly associated with wine, song, a wayward poetic style, and little care for politics, wrote laudatory poetry to King Gustavus III (1746–1792) during the period 1771–1792. His royalist poems have been mostly viewed as uncharacteristically pompous and rigid, and neglected in favor of the vivacious song-cycles Fredman’s Epistles  and Fredman’s Songs. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Sångaren på den tomma spelplatsen - en poetik. Att gestalta Gilgamesheposet och sånger av John Dowland och Evert Taube

    Författare :Sven Kristersson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Orpheus; empty space; performance; song; verse; Evert Taube; Gilgamesh; John Dowland;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this doctoral project is to explore an expanded role of the singer in an artistic field situated between poetry, theatre, music and reflection. The project consists of three parts: Firstly, three performances of songs and poetry: (a) Me, Me and None but Me!, a blank-verse monologue connecting songs of John Dowland, (b) Gilgamesh – The Man Who Refused to Die, a musical version of the Babylonian Gilgamesh Epic, and (c) The Poet and Time, interpretations of works by the Swedish chansonier Evert Taube. LÄS MER

  4. 4. En himmel av sten : Willy Kyrklund och det grekiska

    Författare :Thomas Sjösvärd; Björn Sundberg; Roland Lysell; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; Willy Kyrklund; antiquity; philology; myth; literary geography; hermeneutics; Adorno; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this dissertation is to investigate the notion of the ‘Greek’ in the work of Willy Kyrklund [1921–2009].Kyrklund authorship can be interpreted as a dialogue with the mythology and literature of ancient Greece. LÄS MER