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  • Csíki, Ágnes (2013-01-25)
    Postmodernism likes to present stories from the point of view of minor characters of the original version. These are called apocryphal or non-canonical stories, which are commonly considered as dubious regarding veracity, ...
  • Jeneiné Fekete, Marianna (2013-03-26)
    Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad is a work which one could hardly believe that it was written in the 19th century, more than a hundred years ago, yet so relevant to the acceptation of a contemporary writer’s novella. ...
  • Tóháti, Zsuzsa (2013-01-22)
    My thesis examines the way the spectator perceives and interprets baroque art in Peter Greenaway’s cinema of baroque. I will study not only artistic similarities between Peter Greenaway’s films and other art forms, but ...
  • Takács, Orsolya (2013-04-04)
    Based upon these theories, I argue that there are at least three ways to look at fluidity as a symbol in this novel. First, the sea is a materialisation of the Kantian sublime, and the sublime understood by Murdoch. Second, ...
  • Csorba, Anett (2013-01-16)
    The aim of this thesis is to introduce some of the most significant characteristics of historiographic metafiction through the narrative of Graham Swift’s Waterland. Relying on two books by Linda Hutcheon – The Poetics of ...
  • Lavotta, Koppány (2013-02-20)
    At the end of the day, I believe that exactly the pastiche atmosphere accounts for the cult status of the Matrix. First, it blends the old archetypal narrative with the postmodern condition of virtual reality; create a new ...
  • Kunkli, Szilvia (2013-03-08)
    In this paper, my aim is to analyze Salman Rushdie’s Haroun from the point of view of tales and stories narrated. I intend to compare and contrast this work with The Satanic Verses, since stories and tales and the notion ...
  • Szeifert, Ágnes (2013-03-19)
    Angela Carter’s complex work earned her a number of labels in criticism. Many of her critics, like Susan R. Suleiman, discuss her role as a subversive postmodernist critic of Western culture. Aiden Day characterizes her ...
  • Kárai, Attila (2013-10-10)
    The objectives of this paper are to continue and expand the inquiry initiated by Saldívar and Sánchez, to probe deeper into the applicability of postmodernism in the critical discourse about Chicano literature, and to ...
  • Polonkai, Robin
    This paper concluded, that Rick and Morty proves to be different than the other similar cartoons on Adult Swim, because it uses the idea of Albert Camus’ rebellion against the absurdity of existence in a very sophisticated ...
  • Oleanna 
    Barna, Tibor (2013-06-24)
    In the first part of my paper I will explore how the interpretations of Oleanna have gone through a transformation from its premiere in 1992 to the present and I will also indicate how these reactions might reflect the ...
  • Vixathep, Nikolett
    In this thesis, I will examine the diverse effects of citation in postmodern cinema through McDonagh’s and Tarantino’s films, focusing on the directors’ sources of reference, their mode of citing the gangster genre and the ...
  • Györke, Ágnes (2009-11-06)
    A disszertáció célja az, hogy rákérdezzen: hogyan egyeztethető össze a posztmodern, ez a cinikus, kétkedő jelenség a nemzet céltudatos, magabiztos kategóriájával? Milyen helyük van a nemzeteknek a posztmodern irodalmi ...
  • Erdei, Orsolya Ágnes
    Toni Morrison A kedves című regénye posztmodern jegyeket mutat, miközben az író ragaszkodik a fekete közösségi identitástudathoz és a kulturális emlékezetet annak lényegi elemeként értelmezi. Dolgozatomban azt mutatom be, ...
  • Alföldiné Kiss, Piroska (2013-10-08)
    I attempt to investigate the shift in female gender roles and its effects on the family as the smallest social unit as represented in the selected works of three postmodern American playwrights: Adrienne Kennedy’s A Movie ...
  • Szoboszlai, Réka (2013-02-18)
    Peter Ackroyd breaks away from conventional and idealistic approaches – whose historical outlook I shall introduce in the course of the present paper – towards originality by appointing the genius of forgeries to the subject ...
  • Balajthy, Ágnes
    Absztrakt. A disszertációban azt vizsgálom, hogy miként viszi színre az utazás antropológiai állandónak tekinthető tapasztalatát hét, a huszadik század második felében, illetve a 21. század elején keletkezett – Nemes Nagy ...