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Social Changes Promoted On Television, Avery Hoskins 2017 Western Kentucky University

Social Changes Promoted On Television, Avery Hoskins

English 100 & 200 Conference

No abstract provided.


Lind's "A Charlie Brown Religion: Exploring The Spiritual Life And Work Of Charles M. Schulz" (Book Review), Cathie L. Chatmon 2017 Piedmont International University

Lind's "A Charlie Brown Religion: Exploring The Spiritual Life And Work Of Charles M. Schulz" (Book Review), Cathie L. Chatmon

The Christian Librarian

A review of Lind, S. J. (2016). A Charlie Brown religion: Exploring the spiritual life and work of Charles M. Schulz. Jackson, MI: University of Mississippi Press. 200 pp. $25.00. ISBN 9781496804686


The Case Of Harleen Quinzel, Bayan Shehadeh 2017 Germanna Community College

The Case Of Harleen Quinzel, Bayan Shehadeh

Student Writing

From the DC Comics, TV shows, and the recent movie Suicide Squad, everyone knows Harleen Quinzel, aka Harley Quinn. Harley Quinn started out working at a Gotham Hospital then as a psychiatrist at Arkham Asylum. While working at Arkham she met the Clown Prince of Crime, the Joker. She instantly fell in love with the Joker breaking him out of Arkham Asylum. Harleen then changes her name to Harley Quinn and goes to the chemical plant that changed the Joker’s appearance and changes hers. With a new name and the infamous Joker at her side, does she gain Histrionic ...


Purchasing The Past: Going, Going, Gone! New England Auctions: Palaces Of Intrigue And Theaters Of Commerce, Martha Kelly 2017 Trinity College

Purchasing The Past: Going, Going, Gone! New England Auctions: Palaces Of Intrigue And Theaters Of Commerce, Martha Kelly

Senior Theses and Projects

Abstract

My thesis presents evidence that auctions are innately socially- constructed places where diverse actors and unique objects are brought together in a transformative theatre of commerce. Commodities offered can carry with them elements of social turmoil and expose intimacies when exchanged. In this culturally-constructed, social-economic landscape, animate participants in the social arena of an auction parallel the inanimate commodities to be exchanged, as commodities are also “thoroughly socialized thing[s]” with biographies and social implications of their own (Appadurai 1986, 6). Patterns of on-again, off-again commoditization of certain goods are part and parcel of the social construction of their ...


America Through Rose-Colored Glasses: How American Girl Dolls Shape American Girlhood And Identity, Kelly M. Vaughan 2017 Trinity College, Hartford Connecticut

America Through Rose-Colored Glasses: How American Girl Dolls Shape American Girlhood And Identity, Kelly M. Vaughan

Senior Theses and Projects

This thesis examines the contributions that American Girl dolls make to the development of girlhood, as well as doll and toy culture. I argue that the BeForever collection of historically centered dolls both informs consumers of United States history while instructing them of what it means to be a wholesome, virtuous girl. American Girl provides timeless stories about overcoming hardship in various periods of U.S. history while utilizing common themes in children’s literature to construct an attractive narrative. These dolls and their stories contribute to consumers’ understanding of girlhood, their sense of self, and broad comprehension of history ...


Roasted: Coffee, Insult, Rhetoric, David Pharis Gifford 2017 Western Kentucky University

Roasted: Coffee, Insult, Rhetoric, David Pharis Gifford

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

While insult has been a frequent topic for rhetorical study in the past, little if any work has gone toward the formation of a systematic theory of insult. Karina Korostelina has proposed a theory of intergroup identity insults, which appears promising from a socio-cultural perspective. However, her theory does not address the particularly rhetorical characteristics of insults, preferring instead to analyze them with reference to their socio-historic context. While her theory proves sound under scrutiny, it does little to shed light on pejorative rhetoric as rhetoric.

In what follows, I would like to propose certain characteristics of pejorative rhetoric that ...


Uprising, Issue 3, [Spring 2017], University of Northern Iowa. Northern Iowa Student Government. 2017 University of Northern Iowa

Uprising, Issue 3, [Spring 2017], University Of Northern Iowa. Northern Iowa Student Government.

Uprising

Inside this issue:

-- Urban Nations ••• 6
-- Vintage Revival ••• 18
-- Music ••• 28
-- Athleisure ••• 34
-- Feminism ••• 40
-- Black and White ••• 48


Self-Made Freak: The Exceptionalism Of General Tom Thumb, The Celebrity Body, And The American Dream, Megan Sonner 2017 College of William and Mary

Self-Made Freak: The Exceptionalism Of General Tom Thumb, The Celebrity Body, And The American Dream, Megan Sonner

Undergraduate Honors Theses

This essay seeks to explore bodily difference’s cultural significance at a time when the freak show took center stage in the theater of American amusement, while modern American capitalism took shape from the Antebellum era to the Gilded Age. Why did the wedding of two freak show performers enrapture the nation? In seeing and talking about dwarf freak show performer General Tom Thumb (born Charles Stratton), Americans interrogated disability’s entanglement with American cultural identity, national unity, and the evolving relationship between individual body and capitalist economy. Thumb’s wedding operates as a pivotal moment in which American celebrity ...


Portfolio Vol. Iv N 4, Dick Wager, Toby Raymond, John Wyman, Virginia Benson, Peg Collins, Leslie Seagrave, Molly White, Duke Smith, Ed Stocker, John Saunders 2017 Denison University

Portfolio Vol. Iv N 4, Dick Wager, Toby Raymond, John Wyman, Virginia Benson, Peg Collins, Leslie Seagrave, Molly White, Duke Smith, Ed Stocker, John Saunders

Portfolio

Wager, Dick. "Collective Bargaining." Prose. 3-5.

Raymond, Toby. "Lochinvar Rides Again." Poetry. 6.

Wyman, John. "Lily of the Alley." Prose. 8-9.

Benson, Virginia. "Lost Cause." Prose. 10.

Collins, Peg. "The Curtain Falls." Prose. 11.

Dorsey, Ann. "Jack." Picture. 12.

Sulke, Jim. "Old Pete." Picture. 12.

Myers, Sue. "Jerry." Picture. 12.

Rosenthal, Joan. "Canadian Farmhouse." Picture. 13.

Deeds, Ed. "Mirror Lake." Picture. 13.

Peters, Doris. "Trees." Picture. 13.

Seagrave, Leslie. "Chinese Coins." Poetry. 14.

White, Molly. "Thoughts in the Rain." Poetry. 14.

Smith, Duke. "Keeping the Records Straight." Prose. 15.

Stocker, Ed. "Joe." Prose. 16-17.

Saunders, John. "Seven Year's Luck ...


Portfolio Vol. Iv N 3, Virginia Benson, Alison Phillips, Margaret Shields, Thelma Willett, Karl Eschman, Bob Maxwell, John Wyman, Dorothy Hart, Roger Reed, William Mather, John Hammer, Duke Smith, Edward Stransky, Leslie Seagrave 2017 Denison University

Portfolio Vol. Iv N 3, Virginia Benson, Alison Phillips, Margaret Shields, Thelma Willett, Karl Eschman, Bob Maxwell, John Wyman, Dorothy Hart, Roger Reed, William Mather, John Hammer, Duke Smith, Edward Stransky, Leslie Seagrave

Portfolio

Benson, Virginia. "Rejected." Prose. 3.

Phillips, Alison. "Lure in April." Poetry. 6.

Shields, Margaret. "Wedding Morning." Prose. 7.

Willett, Thelma. "Ex Libris: G.K.W." Poetry. 8.

Benson, Virginia. "High Note." Poetry. 8.

Maxwell, Bob. "Discovery." Poetry. 8.

Eschman, Karl. "The Case for Modern Music." Prose. 8-9.

Wyman, John. "Dissonance." Prose. 10-11.

Hart, Dorothy. "The Origin of Memorial Day." Prose. 12.

Reed, Roger. "Notes on the Drama." Prose. 13.

Parker, Mab. "Black Girl." Picture. 14.

Mather, William. "The Pasquin." Prose. 15.

Hammer, John. "Over the Green Grass." Prose. 16.

Maxwell, Bob. "Genesis..." Poetry. 19.

Maxwell, Bob. "We Three." Poetry. 19 ...


Portfolio Vol. Iv N 2, Danner Mahood, Mary Virginia Lay, Dorothy Card, John Kinney, Adela Beckham, Robert Bridge, Gordon Seagrave MD, David K. Chin, Charles Jones, Duke Smith, Dave Siegfried, Margaret Shields, Adela Beckham, Toby Raymond, Horace King 2017 Davidson College, University of Virginia

Portfolio Vol. Iv N 2, Danner Mahood, Mary Virginia Lay, Dorothy Card, John Kinney, Adela Beckham, Robert Bridge, Gordon Seagrave Md, David K. Chin, Charles Jones, Duke Smith, Dave Siegfried, Margaret Shields, Adela Beckham, Toby Raymond, Horace King

Portfolio

Mahood, Danner L. "War Sonnets." Poetry. 2.

Lenser, Eugene. "Landscape." Picture. 2.

Lay, Mary Virginia. "Damned Laughter." Prose. 3-4.

Card, Dorothy. "They Call It Love." Prose. 5.

Kinney, John. "Maestro." Prose. 7-9.

Anstaett, Joe. "Styleglance." Picture. 6.

Beckham, Adela. "Still the Echo." Poetry. 10.

Bridge, Robert. "Design for Life." Prose. 11.

Seagrave, Dr. Gordon. "Letter from Burma." Prose. 12-13.

Chin, David K. "To know their theatre is to know the Chinese people." Prose. 15.

Jones, Charles. "The Bookshelf." Prose. 16.

Smith, Duke. "Keeping the Records Straight." Prose. 17.

Beckham, Adela. "If Love Could Be." Prose. 19.

Raymond, Toby. "The Courtship ...


Portfolio Vol. Iii N 4, Willie Moll, John Barrington, Arthur Ward Lindsey, John Stewart, Allison Phillips, Lindsey E. Yoxall, Adela Beckham, Brooks Fields, Dorothy Deane, Duke Smith, David Timrud 2017 Denison University

Portfolio Vol. Iii N 4, Willie Moll, John Barrington, Arthur Ward Lindsey, John Stewart, Allison Phillips, Lindsey E. Yoxall, Adela Beckham, Brooks Fields, Dorothy Deane, Duke Smith, David Timrud

Portfolio

Moll, Willlie. "I Was in Kitchener Camp." Prose. 5-6.

Barrington, John. "The Pledging of Homer McGunk." Prose. 7-9.

Stewart, John. "In Time of Death." Prose. 10.

Lindsey, Arthur Ward. "Retrospect." Prose. 11-13.

Phillips, Allison. "Blue Moon." Poetry. 14.

Yoxall, Lindsey E. "Pro Patria." Prose. 15-16.

Beckham, Adela. "Wind--Dreams." Poetry. 18.

Fields, Brooks. "The Doctor Takes a Trip." Prose. 19-20.

Deane, Dorothy. "Review of New Books." Prose. 21.

Smith, Duke. "Review of New Recordings." Prose. 21.

Timrud, David. "Refugee." Prose. 22-23.


Portfolio Vol. Iv N 1, Alison Phillips, John Hammer, Kenneth I. Brown, Mary Virginia Lay, Margaret Shields, Tom Rogers, Ira Price III, Betty Tinnerman, Virginia Benson, William Wilson, Leslie Seagrave, Bob Chester, Audrey Wurdmann, Joseph Auslander, Jean Koncana, David Timrud, Margaret Roach 2017 Denison University

Portfolio Vol. Iv N 1, Alison Phillips, John Hammer, Kenneth I. Brown, Mary Virginia Lay, Margaret Shields, Tom Rogers, Ira Price Iii, Betty Tinnerman, Virginia Benson, William Wilson, Leslie Seagrave, Bob Chester, Audrey Wurdmann, Joseph Auslander, Jean Koncana, David Timrud, Margaret Roach

Portfolio

Phillips, Alison. "Reflection." Poetry. 2.

Rood, John. "The Accused." Picture. 2.

Lay, Mary Virginia. "Irony." Poetry. 6.

Lay, Mary Virginia. "Not Know God?" Poetry. 6.

Shields, Margaret. "Hope." Poetry. 6.

Rogers, Tom. "Football and Education." Prose. 7.

Hammer, John. "Red?" Prose. 3-4.

Brown, Kenneth I. "The Christmas Guest." Prose. 5.

Price III, Ira. "Thomas Carlyle-Political Reactionary." Prose. 8-10.

Tinnerman, Betty. "Greater Love Hath No Man." Prose. 11.

Hall, Jim. "Gentlement--To Arms!" Prose. 12-13.

Benson, Virginia. "Drop That Hammer!" Prose. 14-15.

Wilson, William. "Thomas Wolfe--Volcano." Prose. 16.

Seagrave, Leslie. "Trelawney." Prose. 16.

Chester, Bob. "Keeping the Records Straight." Prose. 17.

Wurdman ...


Portfolio Vol. Iii N 3, Alison Ewart, Bob Maxwell, Virginia Martindale, Harriet Puffer, James Cox, Adela Beckham, Chester Varney, Dorothy Deane, Bob Smith, Dave Taylor, Margaret Gratza, Joseph Royce 2017 Denison University

Portfolio Vol. Iii N 3, Alison Ewart, Bob Maxwell, Virginia Martindale, Harriet Puffer, James Cox, Adela Beckham, Chester Varney, Dorothy Deane, Bob Smith, Dave Taylor, Margaret Gratza, Joseph Royce

Portfolio

Ewart, Alison. "Revenge." Prose. 3-4.

Maxwell, Bob. "Christ in Cleats." Prose. 5.

Martindale, Virginia. "Somnolence." Poetry. 6.

Frey, Erwin F. "Isolt." Picture. 6.

Puffer, Harriet. "Thirteenth Hour." Prose. 7-8.

Cox, James. "Selling Denison." Prose. 9-10.

Beckham, Adela. "Admonition." Poetry. 12.

Homer, Winslow. "Watching the Breakers." Picture. 12.

Varney, Chester. "The Snake Tree." Prose. 13-16.

Smith, Bob. "Review of New Recordings." Prose. 17.

Deane, Dorothy. "Review of New Books." Prose. 17.

Taylor, Dave. "An Artist Prepares." Prose. 19.

Gratza, Margaret. "Poems." Poetry. 20.

Reeder, Lydia. "Landscape." Picture. 20.

Royce, Joe. "Youth Hostels." Prose. 21-28.


Portfolio Vol. Iii N 2, David Timrud, Thomas Fox, Bob Maxwell, Virginia Martindale, Edward Deeds, Bernard Bailey, Dorothy Deane, Duke Smith, Dave Taylor 2017 Denison University

Portfolio Vol. Iii N 2, David Timrud, Thomas Fox, Bob Maxwell, Virginia Martindale, Edward Deeds, Bernard Bailey, Dorothy Deane, Duke Smith, Dave Taylor

Portfolio

Timrud, David. "Brain Fever." Prose. 3-5.

X, Mister. "Shadows." Poetry. 6.

Fox, Thomas. "Purgatory of The Gods." Prose. 7-8.

Deeds, Ed. "The Messiah." Prose. 9-10.

Maxwell, Robert. "Haunted." Poetry. 10.

Maxwell, Bob. "Fortune Teller." Prose. 11-12.

Russell, Mark. "Illustration." Picture. 6.

Thomas, Roland. "'Tween Classes." Picture. 2.

Bailey, Bernard. "Boy and Instructor." Prose. 15.

Gratza, Margaret. "Three Poets." Poetry. 16.

Phillips, Alison. "Nasturtiums." Poetry. 16.

B.J.W. "Restlessness." Poetry. 16.

Russell, Mark. "Still Life." Picture. 16.

Martindale, Virginia. "The Boat In The Bayou." Prose. 17-18.

Deane, Dorothy. "Review of New Books." 19.

Deane, Dorothy. "Review of New Recordings." 19 ...


Portfolio Vol. Iii N 1, Carolyn Metcalf, Bob Maxwell, Alison Ewart, Alison Phillips, Adela Beckham, Don Bethune, Norman Nadel, Dorothy Deane, Bob Smith, Ruth Franke, Jim Black 2017 Denison University

Portfolio Vol. Iii N 1, Carolyn Metcalf, Bob Maxwell, Alison Ewart, Alison Phillips, Adela Beckham, Don Bethune, Norman Nadel, Dorothy Deane, Bob Smith, Ruth Franke, Jim Black

Portfolio

Metcalf, Caroline. "Master of the World." Prose. 3-5.

Phillips, Alison. "Eulogies." Poetry. 6.

Chadeayne, Robert O. "Oak Street." Picture. 6.

Bethune, Don. "Denisonism." Prose. 7-8.

Maxwell, Bob. "My Star." Prose. 9-11.

V_______, S_______. "Poet Philosopher." Poetry. 12.

Ewart, Alison. "Pious Fraud." Prose. 13-15.

Beckham, Adela. "Reflections." Poetry. 16.

Velicka, Edward. "Portrait." Picture. 16.

Deane, Dorothy. "Review of New Books." Prose. 17.

Smith, Bob. "Review of New Recordings." Prose. 17.

Franke, Ruth. "Original Designs." Picture. 18.

Black, Jim. "Drama." Prose. 19-20.

Nadel, Norman S. "Initial Plunge." Prose. 23-24.


Portfolio Vol. Ii N 4, Virginia Martindale, Robert Maxwell, Lucy Lewis, Chester Varney, Adela Beckham, James Black, Doris Flory, Dick Wager, Paul Saunders, Bob Smith, Dave Mitchell, Elsie Bonnet, Dave Taylor, Ed Deeds, Kate Olive Boyd, Dorothy Deane 2017 Denison University

Portfolio Vol. Ii N 4, Virginia Martindale, Robert Maxwell, Lucy Lewis, Chester Varney, Adela Beckham, James Black, Doris Flory, Dick Wager, Paul Saunders, Bob Smith, Dave Mitchell, Elsie Bonnet, Dave Taylor, Ed Deeds, Kate Olive Boyd, Dorothy Deane

Portfolio

Browne, Phil. "Alumni". Picture. 2.

Martindale, Virginia. "A Statue By Jude". Prose. 3.

Maxwell, Robert. "Reflections". Poem. 6.

Lewis, Lucy. "Quiet Zone". Prose. 7.

Varney, Chester. "Tinder Box". Prose. 9.

Beckham, Adela. "Spring Harvest". Poem. 10.

Beckham, Adela. "Morning". Poem. 10.

Black, James. "The Drama at Denison". Prose. 11.

Mackie, Reino. "Landscape". Picture. 6.

Flory, Doris. "April Showers". Poem. 14.

Flory, Doris. "Aspiration". Poem. 14.

Wager, Dick. "Solitude". Poem. 14.

Wager, Dick. "Regret". Poem. 14.

Bastida, Sorella y. "Children on the Beach". Picture. 14.

Saunders, Paul. "Review of New Books". Prose. 15.

Smith, Bob. "Review of New Recordings". Prose. 15 ...


Portfolio Vol. Ii N 3, Ira Price II, Harry Clement, Robinson Jeffers, Bill C. West, Robert Maxwell, Stanley Hanna, Avery A. Shaw, H.A. DeWeerd, Paul Saunders, Robert Smith, Bernard Bailey, Don Bethune, David Mitchell, Meridan Bethune, Dick Wager, Virginia Martindale 2017 Denison University

Portfolio Vol. Ii N 3, Ira Price Ii, Harry Clement, Robinson Jeffers, Bill C. West, Robert Maxwell, Stanley Hanna, Avery A. Shaw, H.A. Deweerd, Paul Saunders, Robert Smith, Bernard Bailey, Don Bethune, David Mitchell, Meridan Bethune, Dick Wager, Virginia Martindale

Portfolio

Jeffers, Robinson. "From 'The Beaks of Eagles'". Poem. 6.

Clement, Harry. "Mr. Bigger Tries Faith". Prose. 7.

Shaw, A.A. "Students of Denison". Prose. 9

Deweerd, H.A. "New German War Prophets". Prose. 11.

West, Bill C. "Reproach". Poem. 14.

West, Bill C. "Dilemma". Poem. 14.

Manship, Paul. "Dancer and Gazelles". Picture. 14.

Saunders, Paul. "Review of New Books". Prose. 15.

Smith, Bob. "Review of New Records". Prose. 15.

Picasso, Pablo. "Nude (Pink)". Picture. 16.

Korbel, Mario. "The Andante". Picture. 16.

Bethune, Don. "Review of 'Susan and God'". Prose. 17.

Baily, Bernard. "Thornton Wilder's 'Out Town" Reviewed". 17.

Maxwell ...


Portfolio Vol. Ii N 2, Chester Varney, Don Barlow, Bill C. West, Robert Gordon, Kenneth Maxwell, Harry J. Sweitzer, James Black, Ed Deeds, Paul Saunders, Bob Smith, David Mitchell, James Hahn 2017 Denison University

Portfolio Vol. Ii N 2, Chester Varney, Don Barlow, Bill C. West, Robert Gordon, Kenneth Maxwell, Harry J. Sweitzer, James Black, Ed Deeds, Paul Saunders, Bob Smith, David Mitchell, James Hahn

Portfolio

Browne, Phil. "Beaver ad Sawyer at Night". Picture. 2.

Varney, Chester. "To Dream Beyond". Prose. 3.

West, Bill C. "Admonition" Poem. 6.

West, Bill C. "Insomnia" Poem. 6.

Barlow, Don. "Heart Determines". Prose. 7.

Gordon, Robert. "From an Unknown Innocent to..." Poem, 11.

Black, James. "Playing Around". Prose. 13.

Parsons, Edith. "The Turtle Baby". Picture. 14.

Deeds, Ed. "Raymond Scott - - Classic Swing". Prose. 15.

Schrechkengost, Viktor. "Black Sheep-The Creature God Forgot". Picture. 14.

Smith, Bob. "Review of New Recordings". Prose. 15.

Saunders, Paul. "Book Reviews and Comments". Prose. 16.

Browne, Phil. "to Patsy". Picture. 17.

Sandor, Joseph. "Meditation". Picture. 18 ...


Portfolio Vol. Ii N 1, Phil Browne, Fate Simmons, Chester Varney, Bill C. West, Pierre Puvis De Chavannes, Ames Pierce, David Timrud, Stephen Dohanos, Jean Francois Millet, Rockwell Kent, Dean Beier, Edna St. Vincent Millay, James Black, Paul Saunders, Alberto Salietti, Barbara Eschman, Richard Whitehead Jr., Adela Beckham, Doris Flory, Stanley Hanna, Harry J. Sweitzer, Kate Hopkins 2017 Denison University

Portfolio Vol. Ii N 1, Phil Browne, Fate Simmons, Chester Varney, Bill C. West, Pierre Puvis De Chavannes, Ames Pierce, David Timrud, Stephen Dohanos, Jean Francois Millet, Rockwell Kent, Dean Beier, Edna St. Vincent Millay, James Black, Paul Saunders, Alberto Salietti, Barbara Eschman, Richard Whitehead Jr., Adela Beckham, Doris Flory, Stanley Hanna, Harry J. Sweitzer, Kate Hopkins

Portfolio

Browne, Phil. "The Approach to Fraternity Row". Picture. 2.

Simmons, Fate. "The Sand House". Prose. 3.

The College Catbird, Groucho. "Ode to my Fellow Students". Poem. 6.

Varney, Chester. "The Tramp". Prose. 7.

Browne, Phil. "Shell Shock". Prose. 9.

West, Bill C. "Mr. Freud...". Poem. 10.

West, Bill C. "Bacchanal". Poem. 10.

De Chavannes, Pierre Puvis de. "Summer". Poem. 10.

Pierce, Ames. "A Student Looks at Europe". Prose. 11.

Timrud, David. "Though you Knew it Not". Poem. 13.

Timrud, David. "Le Joi De Vivre". Poem. 13.

Timrud, David. "The Ghostly Loom". Poem. 13.

Dohanos, Stephen. "West Quoddy Light, Maine". Picture ...


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