Search for dissertations about: "ephemera"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the word ephemera.

  1. 1. Fashion Remains : The Epistemic Potential of Fashion Ephemera

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Media Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Marco Pecorari; Stockholms universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; fashion; ephemera; archive; epistemology; materiality; modevetenskap; Fashion Studies;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates fashion ephemera as objects of knowledge. By focusing on a category of fashion ephemera (invitations, catalogues and press releases) created by contemporary ready-to-wear fashion designers, this study moves beyond the canonical idea that fashion exclusively endures in the form of garments or other wearable objects, while shedding light on an overlooked category of fashion objects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Colonizing Fever : Race and Media Cultures in Late Nineteenth-Century Sweden

    University dissertation from Lund : Mediehistoriskt arkiv

    Author : Åsa Bharathi Larsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; media cultures; race; late nineteenth century; visual representations of the colonial world; colonialism; Sweden; postcolonial theory; urban everyday life; scientific expeditions; entertainment; Konstvetenskap; History of Art;

    Abstract : The dissertation focuses on visual representations of the colonial world in late nineteenth-century Sweden. Situated at the intersection between postcolonial studies, visual culture studies and cultural histories of media, the study has a threefold aim. READ MORE

  3. 3. Modern Media, Modern Audiences : Mass Media and Social Engineering in the 1930s Swedish Welfare State

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Aura Förlag

    Author : Ylva Habel; Stockholms universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Modernitet i massmedia Välfärdsstaten i massmedia; Välfärdsstaten i reklamen Massmedia historia; Sverige; 1930-talet; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Film; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Filmvetenskap; Cinema Studies; filmvetenskap; Visuell kultur; urbanitet; kvinnor; mediehistoria; reception; välfärdsstaten;

    Abstract : The dissertation straddles the interface of mass media, social engineering and advertising in 1930s Stockholm. Its twofold objective is firstly to outline their cultural output, targeting predominantly feminine audiences. READ MORE