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Consequences of Pragmatism on Literary Studies - On its theory, methodology, and conception of literature
(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-29)
This master's thesis conducts an investigation into what adopting a pragmatist position within literary studies would entail. It examines the consequences of pragmatism on the conception of literature, on literary ...
Do You Think You're Part of This? Digital Texts and the Second Person Address
(University of Jyväskylä, 2001)
Electronic Literature Seen from a Distance. The Beginnings of a Field
(Dichtung Digital, 2012)
This paper outlines the development of the hypertext fiction community that developed in the United States of America from the late eighties and onwards. This community was separate from the interactive fiction community ...
Feral Hypertext: When Hypertext Literature Escapes Control
(ACM Press, 2005-09-06)
This paper presents a historical view of hypertext looking at pre-web hypertext as a domesticated species bred in captivity, and arguing that on the web, some breeds of hypertext have gone feral. Feral hypertext is no ...
"That something better ought to come". Structure and canon formation in British literary history
(The University of Bergen, 2011-05-16)
Literary historiography may, among other things, mean the study of how literary history is written. Taking as my departurepoint Hayden White's claim that history is fictional as well as factual, and that writing history ...
Piecing together and tearing apart: finding the story in afternoon
(Association for Computing Machinery, 1999)
How do Norwegian EFL learners in their first year of upper secondary school experience encounters with English literature? A case study
(The University of Bergen, 2015-08-31)
The aim of my research is to investigate and discuss how upper secondary EFL pupils experience encounters with English literature. My research intends to find answers to the questions of how they approach English ...
Nostalgia, solitude and belonging in Teju Cole's Open City
(The University of Bergen, 2017-05-31)
This master thesis concerns the main character in Teju Cole’s Open City, first published in the United States of America in 2011. The character is called Julius and is also the first person narrator in the novel. This means ...
Of Monsters and Men: Masculinity and the Gothic in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein and Iain Banks' The Wasp Factory
(The University of Bergen, 2017-06-09)
Denne oppgaven utforsker hvordan maskulinitet blir fremstilt og forstått i Mary Shelleys Frankenstein (1818) og Iain Banks The Wasp Factory (1984). Jeg knytter disse to bøkene sammen gjennom hvordan de tar opp mange av de ...