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MLCS Honours Theses

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  1. Lauren Webster.pdf

    Title: Lauren Webster.pdf
    Creator: Webster, Lauren
    Subjects: language attitudes, German dialects, Black English, AAVE, school problems, sociolinguistics
  2. Billy-Ray Belcourt.pdf

    Title: Billy-Ray Belcourt.pdf
    Creator: Belcourt, Billy-Ray
    Subjects: bodies, decolonialism, Indigenous
  3. Autism in Modern Film and Television

    Title: Autism in Modern Film and Television
    Creator: Pigeau, Jessica J.
    Description: Submitted on April 17, 2015 in fulfillment of the degree of BA Honors Romance Languages; Supervisor: Dr. Anne Malena
    Subjects: identity, disability, pervasive developmental disorder, aspergers syndrome, film studies, disability studies, autism
  4. “A Sense of Place:” The Construction of Identity in South Tyrol

    Title: “A Sense of Place:” The Construction of Identity in South Tyrol
    Creator: Hilden, Barbara L.
    Description: Submitted on April 13, 2012 in fulfillment of the degree of BA Combined Honours German & Anthropology; Supervisors: Dr. Jennifer Dailey-O’Cain (German) and Dr. Marko Zivkovic (Anthropology)
    Subjects: regionalism, Sociolinguistics, localism, Tyrol, diacritical identity, Germany, positioning, minority identity, fractal identity
  5. Me, You, and Mia Holl the Subjects of Normalization: Normalization through representation – implications of normalized protest suicide

    Title: Me, You, and Mia Holl the Subjects of Normalization: Normalization through representation – implications of normalized protest suicide
    Creator: Tunney, Emma
    Description: Submitted on April 4, 2014 in fulfillment of the degree of BA Combine Honours German and Political Science; Supervisors: Dr. Carrie Smith-Prei and Dr. Catherine Kellogg
    Subjects: Media, Affective experience, Der Baader Meinhof Komplex, Affect, Biopower, Corpus Delicti: Ein Prozess, Hunger
  6. The Sound of Power: Music and the Cults of Personality of Putin and Chávez

    Title: The Sound of Power: Music and the Cults of Personality of Putin and Chávez
    Creator: Henschel, Robert
    Description: Submitted on April 10, 2015 in fulfillment of the degree of BA Combined Honors: Russian, Spanish; Supervisors: Dr. Natalia Pylypiuk, Dr. Peter Rolland
    Subjects: Music, Personality cult (modern), Performance, Power, Hugo Chávez Frías, Politics, Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin
  7. The Badasses of Bad Movies: Border Hybridity, Women’s Models and Gendered National Identity in Cine Fronterizo

    Title: The Badasses of Bad Movies: Border Hybridity, Women’s Models and Gendered National Identity in Cine Fronterizo
    Creator: Hall, Amelia
    Description: Submitted on April 15, 2015 in fulfillment of the degree of BA Honors in Spanish and Latin American Studies; Supervisor: Dr. Victoria Ruetalo
    Subjects: women's roles, bad movies, marianismo, churros, borderlands, mestisaje, Camelia la Texana, cine naco, identity, Mexican film, Mexican-Americans, women's models, Cine Fronterizo, post-Echeverría cinema, mexicanidad, border film, malinchismo, Lola la Trailera, Chicanos, hybridity
  8. Josephine Baker: femme carnavalesque

    Title: Josephine Baker: femme carnavalesque
    Creator: Martin, Michelle M.E.
    Description: Submitted on April 29, 2011 in fulfillment of the degree of BA Honours Romance Languages; Supervisor: Dr. Anne Malena
    Subjects: carnival, dance, Princesse Tam Tam (film), jazz, grotesque, africain-américain, carnaval, Josephine Baker
  9. The Bilingual Memory and Self-Translation: the Impact of the Relationship between Language and Memory on the Autobiographical Self-Translation

    Title: The Bilingual Memory and Self-Translation: the Impact of the Relationship between Language and Memory on the Autobiographical Self-Translation
    Creator: Rogers, Jennifer
    Description: Submitted on April 15, 2015 in fulfillment of the degree of BA Combined Honors in French and Russian Language and Literature; Supervisors: Dr. Elisabeth Le, Dr. Peter Rolland
    Subjects: Translation, Memory and trauma, Bilingualism, Self-translation, Psycholinguistics, Nabokov, Memory, Autobiography
  10. Poudlard, Pudding and Perfect Pronunciation: Linguistic and Cultural Translation in the French Harry Potter Series

    Title: Poudlard, Pudding and Perfect Pronunciation: Linguistic and Cultural Translation in the French Harry Potter Series
    Creator: Streeper, Shawna
    Description: Submitted on December 19, 2012 in fulfillment of the degree of BA Honours French; Supervisor: Dr. Christian Reyns
    Subjects: British culture, la culture britannique, British culinary culture, Youth literature, Jean-François Ménard, la gastronomie de Harry Potter, translating traditional foods, translating wordplay, fantasy series, la traduction du langage fantastique, J.K. Rowling, lexical adaptation, Harry Potter in France, Harry Potter en français