Sökning: "poetry of mourning"

Hittade 4 avhandlingar innehållade orden poetry of mourning.

  1. 1. Från Orfeus till Eurydike : en rörelse i samtida svensk lyrik

    Författare :Lena Malmberg; Litteraturvetenskap; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; General and comparative literature; Bruno K. Öijer.; Jesper Svenbro; Birgitta Lillpers; Ann Jäderlund; Arne Johnsson; Katarina Frostenson; epiphany; poetry of mourning; contemporary Swedish poetry; elegy; Eurydice; Orpheus; literature criticism; literary theory; Allmän och jämförande litteratur; litteraturkritik; litteraturteori;

    Sammanfattning : The Orphic myth takes an important position through the history of poetry. Due to the cultural climate the myth has been assumed either to raise the position of the poet or to discuss the limitations of performed poetry. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Herodes Atticus Reflected in Occasional Poetry of Antonine Athens

    Författare :Foteini Skenteri; Grekiska (antik och bysantinsk); []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Grekiska språket; Greek language; Humaniora; Humanities; ancient rhetoric; Menandros Rhetor; Kephisia; Avlona; Marathon; Triopion; epigraphy; inscriptions; occasional poetry; Antonine Athens; Herodes Atticus; Second Sophistic; Greek literature; Grekisk litteratur;

    Sammanfattning : The occasional poetry of the Antonine period relating to the wealthy sophist and important second century AD political personality in Athens, Herodes Atticus, is studied. Some of the functions of poetry are illustrated, as it is used by one of the leading personalities of the Second Sophistic. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Remaining Like a Sword, Alone : Prolegomena

    Författare :Jordi Ferrer i Serra; Bo Isaksson; Jan Retsö; Thomas Bauer; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Semitic languages - general; classical Arabic poetry; pre-Islamic; genre; theme; mourning; ritual; elegy; corpus; poetics; non-European literatures; Semitiska språk - allmänt;

    Sammanfattning : According to common scholarly opinion, early Arabic poetry encompasses a distinct genre which laments the dead, and which is the specific Arabic realisation of a universal, cross-culturally widespread genre of lamentation. Moreover, this genre — which commonly is referred to as ‘elegy’, but in the thesis, as ‘threnody’ — is identified with the type of poetry that in Arabic poetics is called riṯāʼ or marṯiya. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Den ideala barndomen : Studier i det stormaktstida barnporträttets ikonografi och funktion

    Författare :Karin Sidén; Johan Cederlund; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Art history; children´s portraits; the concept of childhood; portraiture; 17th century Swedish art; funeral portraits; upbringing literature; gender roles; Queen Christina; Charles XI; Charles XII; Konstvetenskap; Art; Konstvetenskap; History Of Art; konstvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis deals with a previously neglected category of 17th-century Swedish portraiture, that of royal and aristocratic children. In an introductory chapter the situation pertaining to the commissioning of portraits and their execution is described, with particular reference to the commissioning of children's portraits. LÄS MER