Search for dissertations about: "blackness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 swedish dissertations containing the word blackness.

  1. 1. The Untimely-Image On Contours of the New in Political Film-Thinking

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Jakob Nilsson; Astrid Söderbergh-Widding; Tom Conley; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Film-thinking; film-philosophy; political film; the untimely; Deleuze; The Wire; Badiou; Jameson; the new; novelty; advanced capitalism; cognitive mapping; blackness; Greek tragedy; aesthetics; Cinema Studies; filmvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study creates and develops a concept called the untimely-image including two sub-concepts called contours of the new and the untimely-site. The untimely-image concerns the clearing for and the expression of figures of “potential” in thought in the form of moving-images. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Untimely-Image On Contours of the New in Political Film-Thinking

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Jakob Nilsson; Astrid Söderbergh-Widding; Tom Conley; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; film-thinking; film-philosophy; political film; the untimely; Deleuze; The Wire; Badiou; Jameson; the new; novelty; advanced capitalism; cognitive mapping; blackness; Greek tragedy; aesthetics; Cinema Studies; filmvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study creates and develops a concept called the untimely-image including two sub-concepts called contours of the new and the untimely-site. The untimely-image concerns the clearing for and the expression of figures of “potential” in thought in the form of moving-images. READ MORE

  3. 3. Black males and white masculinity in four Renaissance tragedies of blood

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Anna Fåhraeus; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Renaissance; tragedies of blood; blackness; whiteness; masculinity; race; discourse; Faucoult; Koselleck; honour; ambition; sarcasm;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to look at how the black North African man is repre-sented in relation to white men in four Renaissance tragedies of blood: Shake-speare?s Titus Andronicus, the multi-authored Lust?s Dominion, William Rowley?s All?s Lost by Lust, and Thomas Rawlins? The Rebellion. While previous studies have traced the most common racist tropes in 16th and 17th century lit-erature, such as the demonization trope and the animality trope (e. READ MORE

  4. 4. What colour is the red house? Perceived colour of painted facades

    University dissertation from Institutionen för arkitektur

    Author : Karin Fridell Anter; [2000]
    Keywords : Colour; architecture; perception; facade; exterior;

    Abstract : Architects and others choosingfacade colours using colour samples face difficulties whichprevious research has not addressed. This work aims to aid suchcolour design by exploring three main questions: 1. READ MORE

  5. 5. Black and Swedish: Racialization and the Cultural Politics of Belonging in

    University dissertation from Michigan : UMI Dissertation Publishing

    Author : Lena S. Sawyer; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2000]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Social sciences; Black diaspora; Cultural politics; Belonging; Stockholm; Sweden; Racialization;

    Abstract : This dissertation looks at how racial discourses are used in contemporary Swedes' practices of belonging, their sense of their incorporation into Swedish society. I analyze verbal accounts and narratives of people "of African ancestry" living in Stockholm and those positioned in the normative and racially-unmarked category, "Swede. READ MORE