Recent Submissions

  • Abjection in Shelley’s Frankenstein 

    Abu Irayeh, Madleen (Al-Quds University, Deanship of Scientific Research, 2019-09-10)
    This paper analyzes Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein through Julia Kristeva’s theory of abjection. The main argument is that Victor Frankenstein and his creature experience and reflect abjection, which Kristeva defines as the ...
  • Performance Poetry and the Representation of Women and Palestine 

    Nassar, Jwana; Alawy, Wisam (Al-Quds University, Deanship of Scientific Research, 2019-09-10)
    Performance poetry has always been a way to perform and convey an emotionally charged message to a broad audience. This study aimed to examine performed poems written in English by Palestinian poets some of whom live outside ...
  • Sexual, Religious and Cultural Taboos Subtitled in American TV Shows and Movies 

    Abu Sirrieh, Nadeen; Okkeh, Samiha; Abu Hilal, Youmna (Al-Quds University, Deanship of Scientific Research, 2019-09-10)
    This study was conducted to examine subtitling into Arabic in American movies and TV shows that deal with sexual, religious and cultural taboos. This paper analyzed three episodes from the American TV show, Friends, and ...
  • The Implication of Supremacy of Superpowers over International Law and Human Rights Treaties 

    Al Balawi, Taqwa (Al-Quds University, Deanship of Scientific Research, 2019-09-10)
    The imbalance in the international balance of power and the unipolar world has affected the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and has affected the application of international law with respect to the issue of settlement. The ...
  • The Language of Advertising in Billboards across Palestine 

    Dwiat, Malak; Ballout, Irene; Handal, Katrin (Al-Quds University, Deanship of Scientific Research, 2019-09-10)
    Businesses around the world communicate and advertise for their products through different modes, such as billboards. While there is research on the language of advertising in the Arab world (Al-Olayan& Karande 2000; ...
  • The Monstrosity of the Destruction of the Females in Mary Shelly’s Frankenstein 

    Awadallah, Wiam (Al-Quds University, Deanship of Scientific Research, 2019-09-10)
    This research examines the real monstrosity in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. My argument is that the true monstrosity in the novel is the destruction of the females that results, as Julia Kristeva says in her theory of ...
  • The New Voice of Resistance in Palestinian Hip-Hop: DAM and the Representation of Arab Women 

    Najarian, Layan; Ameer, Luciana (Al-Quds University, Deanship of Scientific Research, 2019-09-10)
    This study aimed to find the effect of the specific language varieties used by the Palestinian hip-hop group DAM on the ways that feminist themes of honor killing, the objectifying of women, and the categorizing and ...