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As Cupid's Arrows Fall: Sexual Growth, Abuse, And Coping In Phillips' From The Devotions And Carson's Autobiography Of Red, Derek Mong 2017 Denison University

As Cupid's Arrows Fall: Sexual Growth, Abuse, And Coping In Phillips' From The Devotions And Carson's Autobiography Of Red, Derek Mong

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Misogyny, Critical Dichotomy And Other Problems With The Interpretation Of Measure For Measure, Jillanne Schulte 2017 Denison University

Misogyny, Critical Dichotomy And Other Problems With The Interpretation Of Measure For Measure, Jillanne Schulte

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Narrative Art As A Colonizing Process: An Analysis Of The Meta-Fictional Objective Of J. M. Coetzee's Foe, Kelli Zellner 2017 Denison University

Narrative Art As A Colonizing Process: An Analysis Of The Meta-Fictional Objective Of J. M. Coetzee's Foe, Kelli Zellner

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Treatment Of The Elderly In Shakespeare, Shakiya Snipes 2017 Denison University

Treatment Of The Elderly In Shakespeare, Shakiya Snipes

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The Beautiful Caves Of Virginia Woolf, Laura Slezak 2017 Denison University

The Beautiful Caves Of Virginia Woolf, Laura Slezak

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Marxist Monsters In Native Son, Matthew Martz 2017 Denison University

Marxist Monsters In Native Son, Matthew Martz

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The Construction Of The Monstrous Super-Human And Sub-Human Identity, Holly Fleischer 2017 Denison University

The Construction Of The Monstrous Super-Human And Sub-Human Identity, Holly Fleischer

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"A Sensation All Too Warm": An Argument For The Continued Presence Of Maternal Sexuality In East Lynne, Robyn Bowers 2017 Denison University

"A Sensation All Too Warm": An Argument For The Continued Presence Of Maternal Sexuality In East Lynne, Robyn Bowers

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Contradiction Through Opposition: The Microcosm In Capodistria's Resurrected Self, Philip D. Miller 2017 Denison University

Contradiction Through Opposition: The Microcosm In Capodistria's Resurrected Self, Philip D. Miller

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The Deconstruction Of The Femme Fatale In Chinatown, Kristina Garvin 2017 Denison University

The Deconstruction Of The Femme Fatale In Chinatown, Kristina Garvin

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"Wholing": Is Soka Gakkai Usa Socially Engaged?, Dan Fisher 2017 Denison University

"Wholing": Is Soka Gakkai Usa Socially Engaged?, Dan Fisher

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Ideal Darlings And Ministering Angels: Spheres Of Action For Northern Women During The Civil War, Nina Clements 2017 Denison University

Ideal Darlings And Ministering Angels: Spheres Of Action For Northern Women During The Civil War, Nina Clements

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The Spectre Of Marriage: Gender Discomfort In Much Ado About Nothing, Robyn Bowers 2017 Denison University

The Spectre Of Marriage: Gender Discomfort In Much Ado About Nothing, Robyn Bowers

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The Sheeted Center: Nan Goldin And Virginia Woolf, Alison Stine 2017 Denison University

The Sheeted Center: Nan Goldin And Virginia Woolf, Alison Stine

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Retreat Into Myth: Joseph Goebbels, Kolberg, And The Ideal In Nazi Cinema, Robert Levine 2017 Denison University

Retreat Into Myth: Joseph Goebbels, Kolberg, And The Ideal In Nazi Cinema, Robert Levine

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Dangerous Play: Lesbianism In As You Like It And The Making Of A Feminist Shakespeare, Marry Ann T. Davis 2017 Denison University

Dangerous Play: Lesbianism In As You Like It And The Making Of A Feminist Shakespeare, Marry Ann T. Davis

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The Cost Of Playing Outside: The Unadvertised Impacts Of The Suv, Sarah Baird 2017 Denison University

The Cost Of Playing Outside: The Unadvertised Impacts Of The Suv, Sarah Baird

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Joyce's "O": A Different "Brand" Of Heroism And The "Fulfillment" Of An Odyssey, Patrick J. Murphy 2017 Denison University

Joyce's "O": A Different "Brand" Of Heroism And The "Fulfillment" Of An Odyssey, Patrick J. Murphy

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The Sin Of Pride In Dressing Bodies In Spanish And Anglo-American Ballads, Ana Belén Martínez García 2017 University of Navarra

The Sin Of Pride In Dressing Bodies In Spanish And Anglo-American Ballads, Ana Belén Martínez García

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In her article "The Sin of Pride in Dressing Bodies in Spanish and Anglo-American Ballads" Ana Belén Martínez García argues that trying to decipher the reasons for characters to dress in a certain way may help discover the underlying sociocultural mechanisms that prevail. The author aims to reveal the gender divide associated to clothing through a comparative approach towards popular literature in Spanish and English. She uses Judith Butler's theory of performative acts in order to conduct the text analysis. Clothes-related acts feature prominently in the case of popular balladry. Spanish "romances" and Anglo-American ballads are poems that were ...


The Functionality Of Reboots, Dustin L. Shepherd 2017 California State University - San Bernardino

The Functionality Of Reboots, Dustin L. Shepherd

Electronic Theses, Projects, and Dissertations

This thesis attempts to better understand how film reboots empower fans by offering unique insight as critiques of the original texts and by displacing hierarchies amongst audience, critic, and author. My hypothesis is that reboots, as an act of adaptation, allow audience members of the original franchise to become authors, in this case screenwriters. By extension these screenwriters become critics by highlighting, expanding, or even disregarding themes found in the original film series. This complicates the reboot beyond a simple capitalistic venture to make money and invites us to consider the way they position and displace interactants to better foster ...


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