Fischer, Craig

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Orientalism and Western Fans: A Look at Fandom Surrounding Masashi Kishimoto’s Naruto 2013 13109 Edward Said’s concept of Orientalism has been influential in literary studies, allowing new methods of insight into cross-cultural interaction. Said posits that the western idea of an eastern “Orient” is an illusion, created by and distinguishing wes...
“Speak About Destruction”: Representing 9/11 in The Sopranos 2015 2945 Broadly definable as an interdisciplinary study of televisual texts, literature, and history, this thesis analyses David Chase’s The Sopranos (1999-2007) and its engagement of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks. Tracing the show’s narrative and ae...
The Female Gaze And Feminism In The Works Of Jane Campion 2017 3491 NO ABSTRACT...
The Most Involved Form Of Story: How World Of Warcraft Is A Story-Plus Experience 2019 115 In this thesis I define the term Story-Plus within the context of the popular video game World of Warcraft. The massively multiplayer online role playing game World of Warcraft has a magnificent story worthy of study, and I believe that the experienc...
Edgar Wright As An Auteur 2020 1017 This thesis is an interpretation of the work of film director Edgar Wright using auteur theory as the primary method. The first portion of the essay contextualizes and provides a brief summary of auteur theory before moving into an analysis of Wright...