Search for dissertations about: "To the Lighthouse"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words To the Lighthouse.

  1. 1. Language Subject Ideology: The Politics of Representation in Virginia Woolf's To the Lighthouse, Djuna Barnes's Nightwood and Gertrude Stein's Lucy Church Amiably

    University dissertation from English Studies

    Author : Petra Ragnerstam; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; literature criticism; General and comparative literature; politics; aesthetics; feminism; language philosophy; literary theory; critical theory; realism; postmodernism; modernism; 20th century novels; Gertrude Stein; Lucy Church Amiably; Djuna Barnes; Nightwood; Virginia Woolf; To the Lighthouse; Allmän och jämförande litteratur; litteraturkritik; litteraturteori; English language and literature; Engelska språk och litteratur ;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the relation between aesthetics and politics by interpreting three experimental novels by Virginia Woolf, Djuna Barnes and Gertrude Stein. By theorizing the relation between language, subject, voice and ideology it questions the autonomous subject as a ground for political action and criticality. READ MORE

  2. 2. Iconicity in the Writing Process: Virginia Woolf´s To the Lighthouse and Gerald Murnane´s Inland

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Lena Sundin; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2002]

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  3. 3. Portraits of women in selected novels by Virginia Woolf and E. M. Forster

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Kerstin Elert; Umeå universitet.; [1979]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Forster; E.M.; Woolf; Virginia; Victorianism; Victorian women; female characters; Bloomsbury Group; woman in history; history of woman; woman in literature; mother-daughter relationship; Engelska romaner; historia; 1900-talet; Kvinnor i litteraturen;

    Abstract : Female characters in novels by Virginia Woolf and E.M. Forster are studied in their relationships as wives, mothers, daughters and prospective brides. The novels selected are those where the writers are concerned with families dominated by Victorian ideals. READ MORE

  4. 4. Thermally driven wind modification in coastal areas and its influence on sound propagation with application to wind power

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Geotryckeriet

    Author : Karin Törnblom; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Wind power; sound propagation; thermally driven; coastal areas; temperature gradient; low level jet; NATURAL SCIENCES Earth sciences; NATURVETENSKAP Geovetenskap;

    Abstract : The objective of the current study is to investigate the wind modifications in coastal areas and also to see the impact of atmospheric conditions on long-range sound propagation over sea. This is important when planning where to place wind turbines. READ MORE

  5. 5. Intimacies : Ethics and Aesthetics in Virginia Woolf's Writing

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Engelska institutionen, Uppsala universitet

    Author : Elsa Högberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Virginia Woolf; intimacy; interiority; non-violence; ethics; aesthetics; Judith Butler; Luce Irigaray; Julia Kristeva; English; Engelska;

    Abstract : This study investigates Virginia Woolf’s configurations of intimacy in her experimental inter-war novels Jacob’s Room, Mrs Dalloway, To the Lighthouse and The Waves. It focuses on the ethical and political positioning enabled by Woolf’s aesthetic delineation of moments of interiority in which distinctions between self and other are suspended. READ MORE