Sökning: "modernist fiction"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 9 avhandlingar innehållade orden modernist fiction.

  1. 1. Silent Modernism : Soundscapes and the Unsayable in Richardson, Joyce, and Woolf

    Författare :Annika Lindskog; [2014]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; silence; modernist fiction; realism; the unsayable; soundscapes; Dorothy Richardson; Virginia Woolf; James Joyce;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines silence in modernist fiction, explaining how it forms a central aspect of realism in the modernist novel. It is based on close readings of the form and function of silence in the works of Dorothy Richardson, James Joyce, and Virginia Woolf. LÄS MER

  2. 2. "Hvad er sannhet?" : Studier i Cora Sandels novellistik

    Detta är en avhandling från Oslo : Solum Forlag A.S

    Författare :AnnaCarin Billing; Vigdis Ystad; [2002]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Literature; Cora Sandel; Sara Fabricius; short fiction; realism; modernism; gender; Litteraturvetenskap; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Literature; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Litteraturvetenskap; Literature; litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This study examines the short fiction of the Norwegian writer Cora Sandel (pseudonym for Sara Fabricius, 1880-1974), primarily the short story collections En blå sofa (A blue sofa, 1927), Carmen og Maja (Carmen and Maja, 1932), Mange takk doktor (Thank you, doctor, 1935), Dyr jeg har kjent (Animals I have known, 1945) and Figurer på mørk bunn (Figures against a dark background, 1949).The first chapter gives an introduction to the short story genre and some of its theories. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The Nothing That Is : The Structure of Consciousness in the Poetry of Wallace Stevens

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Daniel Andersson; Bengt Landgren; Roland Lysell; [2006]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Literature; Wallace Stevens; Edmund Husserl; Jean-Paul Sartre; phenomenology; existentialism; thematic criticism; theme; image; modernist poetry; romantic poetry; Litteraturvetenskap; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Literature; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Litteraturvetenskap; Literature; litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This is a study of the poetry of the American writer Wallace Stevens (1879-1955). Stevens’ poetry is often concerned with the relation between consciousness and world, the perceiver and the perceived. This dissertation takes the investigation of the very “structure” or “pattern” of consciousness as its main purpose. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Law, the Domestic and Sovereignty in Interwar Women's Writing

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Ellen Turner; [2011]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

    Sammanfattning : My Ph.D. examines women’s writing in the interwar period through a questioning of the boundaries between the public and private sphere as traditional masculine forms of power based on a system of sovereignty and law enter the domestic realm. I also consider how power might be reimagined abroad. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Den moderne Ivar Lo-Johansson: Modernisering, modernitet och modernism i statarromanerna

    Detta är en avhandling från Gidlunds förlag

    Författare :Magnus Nilsson; [2003]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; literature criticism; General and comparative literature; the grotesque; documentary; polyphony; Arnold Ljungdal; Ture Nerman; the new woman; D. H. Lawrence; Artur Lundkvist; Harry Martinson; primitivism; Raymond Williams; Mikhail Bakhtin; Fredric Jameson; Marxist criticism; avant-garde; social modernism; modernity; modernism; modernisation; Ivar Lo-Johansson; labour movement; socialist realism; Moa Martinson; proletarian literature; literary theory; Allmän och jämförande litteratur; litteraturkritik; litteraturteori; Scandinavian languages and literature; Nordiska språk språk och litteratur ;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation examines the modernity of the Swedish proletarian author Ivar Lo-Johansson (1901-1990), as manifested in the so-called 'statare' novels: Godnatt, jord (Breaking Free, 1933), Bara en mor (Only a Mother, 1939), and Traktorn (1943). The dissertation examines, on the one hand, modernisation and modernity as the topoi of these novels, and on the other, how the author relates to the literary tendency that has come to signify the aesthetic modernisation of the 20th century, i. LÄS MER