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  • Challenging the Gaze. The study of a Socially Conscious Photographic Initiative based in Dhaka, Bangladesh 

    Berntsen, Maria Sørlie (The University of Bergen, 2011-06-23)
    The aim of this thesis is to consider the real life interplay between ambitions and restrictions to a Dhaka based photographic initiative, with the core objective to contest stereotypical representations of Bangladesh ...
    Master thesis
  • "De kan være naboene dine" - Fremstillingen av en muslimsk familie i 24 

    Halse, Rolf E. S. (Universitetsforlaget, 2009-09)
    Academic literature on movies and television series produced in Hollywood documents that they are often represented in a stereotype and negative manner. The television series 24 may not be an exception. 24 has been criticized ...
    Journal articlePeer reviewed
  • ‘Freshly Generated for You, and Barack Obama’: How Social Media Represent Your Life 

    Rettberg, Jill Walker (SAGE, 2009-12)
    This article discusses the ways in which social media help us craft the narratives of our lives. Many discussions of social media look at self-presentation and the construction of identity on social network sites in ...
    Journal article
  • Museum and Change: Regional Museums in the People’s Republic of China 

    Wu, Heng (The University of Bergen, 2011-09-30)
    Chinese museums have experienced dramatic changes during the time of the People’s Republic of China (1949 - present) at the same time as the country itself has undergone dramatic changes. This thesis explores the correlation ...
    Doctoral thesis
  • The Muslim-American Neighbour as Terrorist: The Representation of a Muslim Family in 24 

    Halse, Rolf E. S. (Reconstruction, 2011)
    Academic literature on movies and TV—serials produced in Hollywood documents that Muslim and Arab characters are often represented in a stereotypical and negative manner. The TV-serial 24 doesn’t seem to be an exception. ...
    Peer reviewedJournal article
  • Performing Fictions: Interaction and Depiction 

    Walker, Jill (Fine Art Forum, 2003)
    This paper presents a method for analysing an aspect of interaction that can help us understand how users can feel that they are part of a work. I argue that interaction can be a form of depiction, causing the user to ...
    Journal articlePeer reviewed
  • Representing, Performing and Tracing the "Mammyscript" 

    Seime, Anne Line (The University of Bergen, 2015-05-16)
    Since her origination in the antebellum South and up to around the 1960s the majority of the portrayals of the African American domestic worker in American literature represented her as the mammy. Improved rights for African ...
    Master thesis