• A Spiritual Film Language: 
An Analysis of Spirituality in Hayao Miyazaki's Our Neighbor Totoro (1988) 

      Olsen, Ellen (Master thesis, 2019)
      Denne masteroppgaven handler om hvordan spiritualitet fremkommer på film gjennom en analyse av Min Nabo Totoro (1988) av Hayao Miyazaki. Oppgaven utforsker hvordan spiritualitet blir forstått av film tilskueren, og hvordan ...
    • Anthropocene slow TV: Temporalities of extinction in Svalbard 

      Leyda, Julia; Brinch, Sara (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      In Norway, slow television, an internationally popular format that approaches Nordic noir in export value, has been primarily concerned with entertaining viewers by showing Norwegians (and interested outsiders) their own ...
    • Chick flicks, dagbøker og sosiale medier 

      Jørgensen, Helene (Bachelor thesis, 2019)
      I denne teksten settes de to filmene Bridget Jones’ Diary (Maguire, 2001) og Eighth Grade (Burnham, 2018) opp mot hverandre for å undersøke spørsmålet: hva har forandret seg og hvorfor? Ved å gå gjennom tre temaer: sosiale ...
    • Cli-Fi in American Studies: A Research Bibliography 

      Leikam, Susanne; Leyda, Julia (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Over the last two decades, the global landscape of cultural production has been teeming with a cornucopia of fictional texts, in print, in live performance, and on the screen, engaging with the local and global impact of ...
    • Climate Change in Literature, Television and Film from Norway 

      Furuseth, Sissel; Gjelsvik, Anne; Gürata, Ahmet; Hennig, Reinhard; Leyda, Julia; Ritson, Katie (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Environmental and climatic change has become a frequent motif in contemporary Norwegian literature, television and film, and Norway has the worldwide first organization of writers committed to climate action (The Norwegian ...
    • Climate Crisis, Financial Crisis: Negative Mobility and Domicide in 21st-Century American Cinema 

      Leyda, Julia (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This article considers films that portray negative mobility and domicide in the wake of the housing crisis and recession on the one hand, and climate change on the other. It puts forward the thesis that these films register ...
    • Contemporary Television in/of the Banal Anthropocene 

      Leyda, Julia; Negra, Diane (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Climate change occupies a recurring place in news headlines and provides the premise for an array of disaster and extreme weather films; numerous studies in broadcast news, print and online media, fiction film and television ...
    • Crystallizing time : fragmentary narratives in the films of Hong Sang-soo 

      Koren, Aleksander (Master thesis, 2017)
      Hensikten med denne masteroppgaven har vært å undersøke narrative strukturer og temporalitet gjennom filmene til den Sør-koreanske regissøren Hong Sang-soo. Filmene til Hong er gjennomsyret av unike narrative strukturer ...
    • The Feminist Futures of American Studies: Addressing the Post-Weinstein Media and Cultural Landscape 

      Leyda, Julia (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This article reflects on the long-term and recent developments in the interdisciplinary field of American studies and its imbrications with its cultural and political contexts. Pushing back against premature assertions of ...
    • Financial Times: Economic and Industrial Temporalities in Netflix’s Arrested Development 

      Leyda, Julia (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Arrested Development occupies an important place in twenty-first-century American television culture, both because of its peculiar positioning as a “before” and “after” snapshot of the housing crisis, and because its ...
    • Finnes det en lykkelig slutt for skeiv kjærlighet på film? 

      Lundby, Elin Maria (Bachelor thesis, 2019)
      Denne bacheloren er en tematisk og ideologisk komparativ analyse av "Gods Own Country"(Guadagnino, L. 2017) og "Call Me by Your Name" (Lee, F. 2017). Her ser jeg på hvordan homoseksualitet fremstilles på film i dag, og ...
    • Hook and Eye 

      Leyda, Julia (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    • How the Marvel fandom made Avengers: Endgame the most financially successful movie of all time. 

      Fauske, Gard Ruben (Bachelor thesis, 2020)
      I "How the Marvel fandom made Avengers: Endgame the most financially successful movie of all time" analyseres hvordan Avengers: Endgame ble den best inntjente filmen noensinne. Jeg går spesielt i dybden på serialisering ...
    • Lost in Translation i lys av In the Mood for Love 

      Fjellum, Thomas (Bachelor thesis, 2020)
      I denne oppgaven går jeg gjennom Sofia Coppolas film Lost in Translation (2003) og ser på den i lys av Wong Kar-wais In the Mood for Love (2000) Helt i begynnelsen gir jeg en kjapp gjennomgang av handlingene i de to filmene. ...
    • “Petropolitics, Cli-Fi, and Occupied.” 

      Leyda, Julia (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      One of a growing group of television series that can be classified as climate fiction, Occupied takes as its premise a hostile political response to Norway’s sudden move towards energy transition. Occupied draws on the ...
    • Post-Air-Conditioning Futures and the Climate Unconscious 

      Leyda, Julia (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      A taken-for-granted benefit of living in the belly of American late capitalism is the convenience and comfort of an air-conditioned environment. My essay title is meant to conjure an image of one of the more banal and ...
    • Post-Cinema: Theorizing 21st-Century Film 

      Leyda, Julia; Denson, Shane (Book, 2016)
    • Querying Karen: The Rise of the Angry White Woman 

      Leyda, Julia; Negra, Diane (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      The (often memetic) figure of the white female “Karen” has surged to prominence of late, moving from social media vernacular into broader usage at exactly the moment when twin crises of public health and racial social ...
    • The Mangled and Devoured 

      Skartveit, Live (Bachelor thesis, 2018)
      En filmvitenskapelig, komparativ analyse som tar for seg kvinner, kannibalisme, kroppsfiksert skrekk og seksualitet i Raw og The Neon Demon.
    • The Supernatural Family - Fandom and Production 

      Brekke, Linn Victoria (Bachelor thesis, 2020)
      Selv om serien i seg selv er en interessant studie i utviklingen og utføringen av en TV-serie som har vokst til å bli en kult-serie, er formålet med denne oppgaven å se på fandomet rundt serien og hvordan skuespillere og ...