Browsing Faculty of Humanities by Subject "Genre"
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Escaping Expectations: A Close Reading of Edward P. Jones' The Known World through Tropes of the Neo-Slave Narrative (The University of Bergen, 2014-05-15)This thesis explores why Edward P. Jones' novel The Known World is consitsently classified within the neo-slave genre. In the first chapter of this thesis, I look at how the tropes of education and religion are ...Master thesis
(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-15)María Amparo Ruiz de Burton's novel The Squatter and the Don (1885) is a historical romance novel that is set in California at the end of the 19th century. It describes the struggle over land between Californio landowners ...Master thesis
(The University of Bergen, 2008-12-15)In this thesis I discuss the genre of Sandra Cisneros's Woman Hollering Creek. I argue that the book is what I here call a bildungscomposite," that is, a hybrid genre with elements from both the Bildungsroman and the short ...Master thesis