Browsing by Supervisor "McKim, Anne M."

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  • Memory and History and William Morris’s Medievalism

    Ullal, Kathleen (University of Waikato, 2010)
    Memory and history are at the core of the human condition. A deep concern for the human condition is at the heart of the work and ideas of the Victorian polymath William Morris. Morris abhorred the degraded state he believed ...
  • 'Morbid Exhilarations': Dying Words in Early Modern English Drama

    Martin, Fiona (University of Waikato, 2010)
    In Renaissance England, dying a good death helped to ensure that the soul was prepared for the afterlife. In the theatre, however, playwrights disrupt and challenge the conventional formulas for last words, creating death ...
  • Seeking (and Finding) Ulysses: Some Positive Ageing Narratives in Recent Fiction and Film

    Osborne, Patricia Lynne Clara (University of Waikato, 2014)
    The process of ageing is all too often seen as something to be avoided, feared or even, sadly, ridiculed. We are all familiar with literary and film narratives which portray older persons as either curmudgeons or crones, ...
  • Travel Writing, Self and Other: Finding Reciprocal Space

    Ullal, Kathleen (The University of Waikato, 2017)
    My thesis engages with the complex relationships between self and other as these are constructed in the travel writing of five authors: the early feminist Mary Wollstonecraft’s Letters Written During a Short Residence in ...