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All That You Say Is Beautiful: Stories, Omaria Sanchez Pratt 2019 University of Kentucky

All That You Say Is Beautiful: Stories, Omaria Sanchez Pratt

Theses and Dissertations--English

From the city of High Point to New York City, this collection portrays a certain black experience. Through a sociological lens, the stories in All That You Say is Beautiful study intersections of class, race, family, and sexuality by bending forms, expectations, and seeks to understand what it means to be human when your experience is not that of mainstream American culture.


Bound To Rise, Morgan P. H. Bielawski 2019 Bard College

Bound To Rise, Morgan P. H. Bielawski

Senior Projects Spring 2019

Senior Project submitted to The Division of Languages and Literature of Bard College.

Bound to Rise is a collection of short stories about people who discover themselves in the “fine drizzly rain” (or smirr, in Scottish lingo) of everyday life. They orient themselves and find some way forward, or they realize they have to. Thematically, it addresses a carnival (the carnivalesque), a demolition derby, multiple fires, photography, drinking, music, an eating disorder, and a birthday cake. It includes one original children’s story written in Russian and translated into English by the author.


The Painter's Pause : Stories, Sam Foley 2019 Eastern Washington University

The Painter's Pause : Stories, Sam Foley

EWU Masters Thesis Collection

No abstract provided.


Sunland : Linked Stories, Benjamin P. Murray 2019 Eastern Washington University

Sunland : Linked Stories, Benjamin P. Murray

EWU Masters Thesis Collection

No abstract provided.


Sunfish, Megan L. Rowe 2019 Eastern Washington University

Sunfish, Megan L. Rowe

EWU Masters Thesis Collection

No abstract provided.


The Ghost Of Alvar Street, Daniel Spiro 2019 Eastern Washington University

The Ghost Of Alvar Street, Daniel Spiro

EWU Masters Thesis Collection

No abstract provided.


Maidens In Maizes: Johnson, Grimms, D'Aulnoy, Hannah M. Johnson 2019 Bard College

Maidens In Maizes: Johnson, Grimms, D'Aulnoy, Hannah M. Johnson

Senior Projects Spring 2019

Senior Project submitted to The Division of Languages and Literature of Bard College. A German Studies and Written Arts joint project, with a collection of original fairy tales as well as an in-depth analysis of female agency, female mutilation, religious influence, and language within the fairy tales of Grimms and Madame d'Aulnoy.


The Wrightly Crumple, Eleanor Rose Rudnitsky-Brown 2019 Bard College

The Wrightly Crumple, Eleanor Rose Rudnitsky-Brown

Senior Projects Spring 2019

Senior Project submitted to The Division of Languages and Literature of Bard College.


A Hermit's Tale, Richard W. Ayers 2019 Bard College

A Hermit's Tale, Richard W. Ayers

Senior Projects Spring 2019

Senior Project submitted to The Division of Languages and Literature of Bard College.


Delirium Tremens: A Pre-Odyssey, Maya Isabella Sokolow 2019 Bard College

Delirium Tremens: A Pre-Odyssey, Maya Isabella Sokolow

Senior Projects Spring 2019

Senior Project submitted to the Division of Languages and Literature of Bard College.


The Long Gray Coat, Tess I. Malova 2019 Bard College

The Long Gray Coat, Tess I. Malova

Senior Projects Spring 2019

Senior Project submitted to The Division of Languages and Literature of Bard College.


Thawra, Olivia Snow Smith 2019 Bard College

Thawra, Olivia Snow Smith

Senior Projects Spring 2019

Senior Project submitted to The Division of Languages and Literature of Bard College.


A Regional Guide To Living, Megan M. Brien 2019 Bard College

A Regional Guide To Living, Megan M. Brien

Senior Projects Spring 2019

Senior Project submitted to The Division of Languages and Literature of Bard College.


Formerly Known As Myself, Rachel Lundberg 2019 Murray State University

Formerly Known As Myself, Rachel Lundberg

Murray State Theses and Dissertations

Formerly Known as Myself is a collection of four short stories that focus on challenges to the characters' formation and expression of identity, especially in terms of gender and sexuality.


No Man's Land, Jesse Daniel Durovey 2019 University of Montana

No Man's Land, Jesse Daniel Durovey

Graduate Student Theses, Dissertations, & Professional Papers

No abstract provided.


Triple Double Diamond: Nevada Stories, Kylie Michelle Westerlind 2019 University of Montana

Triple Double Diamond: Nevada Stories, Kylie Michelle Westerlind

Graduate Student Theses, Dissertations, & Professional Papers

In a collection of fictional short stories, Triple Double Diamond explores the relationships and grit of people who dwell in the Nevadan landscape. The stories roam between neon cities like Reno and Las Vegas to small high-desert towns like Wells and Gerlach, focusing on the people who live within these places. The people in this collection are restaurant servers, fur trappers, part- time gold miners, gamblers, park rangers, and veterans, and the stories look at the inner lives of these characters.


Umsl Faculty Expertise, 2018 Selected Works

Umsl Faculty Expertise

Mary Troy

Research Capabilities: Creative Writing; Fiction Analysis; Novel Writing; and Short Story Writing


The American Dream As A Cultural Movement, Thomas W. Raskay 2018 Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

The American Dream As A Cultural Movement, Thomas W. Raskay

English Department: Traveling American Modernism (ENG 366, Fall 2018)

This piece investigates the relationship between the American Dream and automobility through a generational lens, assessing cultural change in each renewal of the American Dream. Comparing generations of Americans exploring and reforming cultural space reveals evidence of the American Dream as a tendency for generations to expand to new frontiers balanced by a duty to reform current social space. Automobility multiplies Americans’ options for exploration and explodes the rate at which modern generations engage with different spaces. Now that automobility is routine, Millenials have expanded to the new social space frontier in cyberspace, but a limitless frontier may disrupt the ...


Contributors, Westview Staff 2018 Westview Staff

Contributors, Westview Staff

Westview

No abstract provided.


My Father's Wars, Sheila A. Murphy 2018 Southwestern Oklahoma State University

My Father's Wars, Sheila A. Murphy

Westview

Longer now than sixty years ago, dying in a veterans’ hospital, committed by my mother


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