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  • Female identity and landscape in Ann Radcliffe's Gothic Novels 

    Davids, Courtney Laurey (University of the Western Cape, 2008)
    The purpose of this dissertation is to chart the development of an ambivalent female identity in the Gothic genre, as exemplified by Ann Radcliffe's late eighteenth century fictions. The thesis examines the social and ...
  • Power relations in landscape photographs by David Goldblatt and Santu Mofokeng 

    Xakaza, Mzuzile Mduduzi (University of the Western Cape, 2015)
    How far can landscape photographic images allow us to interrogate the extent to which collective socio-political, cultural and economic aspirations of marginalised South Africans have, or have not, been achieved since the ...
  • The sublime, imperialism and the African landscape 

    Wittenberg, Hermann (University of the Western Cape, 2004)
    In this dissertation the author argued for a postcolonial reading of the sublime that takes into account the racial and gendered underpinnings of Immanuel Kant's and Edmund Burke's classic theories. The thesis used the ...