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BFA+ MFA Thesis 2024

Illustations Nursery Rhymes
Jack and Jill Illustration, Digital

Aljazi Al-lakhen

Behind the Rhyme

Graphic design

This research aims to expose the overlooked darker side of traditional nursery rhymes by delving into their historical origins and literary analysis. Through the act of disruption this project sheds light on the sinister meanings and darker interpretations of these rhymes by highlighting the contrast between the content and the intended audience.The implications of this research extend beyond the realm of nursery rhymes, prompting reflection on the evolution of societal norms and inappropriate content developed for children. It raises questions about the cultural transmission of values and the impact of early experiences on the adult mind.