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Lignum Vitae: an interactive organism design of cyberspace and sonic arts
(Bilkent University, 2020-06)
This thesis aims to investigate the nature of artworks created in the scope of cyberspace and sonic art in analysis of the case artwork Lignum Vitae, a multimedia artwork designed to be conducted in gallery space through ...
Korean-American Transnational Cinema Cultures
(Bilkent University, 2022-08)
This thesis targets Korean-American Transnational Cinema Cultures that particularly explore the cinematic representation of the Korean-American collective diaspora and one of its independent filmmakers’—Justin Chon—position ...
Behavioral changes of the audience by the algorithmic recommendation systems inside video-on-demand platforms considering the example of netflix
(Bilkent University, 2019-05)
Digital media revolution has provided new possibilities for different industries globally, in lives of individuals including business related areas, entertainment and personal relations. Technological advancements ...
A cryptonymy of cinema : a new psychoanalytical approach to the reading of films
(Bilkent University, 2007)
Non realist tendencies in new Turkish cinema
(Bilkent University, 2016-08)
The realist tendency which had been dominant in cinema became more apparent with Italian neorealism affecting other national cinemas to a large extent. With the changing and developing socio economic and cultural dynamics, ...
Exploring the everyday cohabitations of humans and urban animals through the ecodocumentaries of Istanbul
(Bilkent University, 2022-06)
This thesis examines three documentaries about street animals of Istanbul—Taşkafa: Stories of the Street (2013), Kedi (2016), Stray (2020)—belonging to the ecodocumentary genre. With particular emphasis on critical ...
A Case study of american-to-turkish transnational television adaptations
(Bilkent University, 2015)
This thesis provides a close reading of Turkish television series Doktorlar (2006- 2011) and Medcezir (2013-2015) as transnational adaptations of American dramas Grey’s Anatomy (2005) and The O.C. (2003-2007). The research ...
An ecocritical analysis of human–others and nature–others in popular animated fantasy series
(Bilkent University, 2021-09)
This thesis examines the representations of human-Others and nature-Others in popular animated fantasy series from an ecocritical perspective, and with an ecofeminist approach. The five animated series this thesis investigates, ...
Autism spectrum disorders: a close-reading of four independent films
(Bilkent University, 2018-12)
Both Hollywood and independent productions have been interested in depicting Autism Spectrum Disorders in the last thirty years. Within this period, diagnostic criteria of this developmental disorder have made dramatically ...
Technological transformation of the perception of death
(Bilkent University, 2013)
The historical attitudes toward death are compared with the philosophical tradition of death contemplation to suggest points of divergence and similarities on the notion of the death of the body. Technological transformations ...