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Theses from 2017

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Marked: Masculine Performativity in Chuck Palahniuk's Fight Club and Bret Easton Ellis' American Psycho, Robert Brian Brissey Jr.

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Abducted by Reading Machines: Pragmatism and the Discourse of Distant Reading, Matthew Scott Duncan

A Shared Resilience in Contemporary Southern Literature: Dorothy Allison's Bastard Out of Carolina and Robin Boylorn's Sweetwater: Black Women and Tales of Resilience, Laurie Pfister Epps

Theses from 2016

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Treacherous Selves: Subjection and Subjectivity in The Tragedy of Mariam, Emily Anne Boyter

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The Sunglasses of Ideology: Augmented Reality as Posthuman Cognitive Prosthesis, Jason Crider

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From Overt Contentment to Hidden Space: Examining the Portrayal of Gender Fluidity in Naylor's Bailey's Café and Walker's The Color Purple, Teneshia Shante Head

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"The Wildest Stock": Service, Monarchical Grafting, and Environmental Engagement in The Winter's Tale, Kristen Joy Hixon

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Woman as Place: The Utilization of the Female Body in Horror Film, Madison Alisa Johnson

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Between Flesh and Being: Theorizing the Racial Body and the Position of Personhood in Claudia Rankine's Citizen, Lanja Najmalddin Karim

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Will The Real Captain America Please Stand-Up: Redefining the Patriotic Hero Post-9/11, Michelle Anne Lloyd

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Gender Hybridity in H.G. Wells' The Island of Dr. Moreau, Charlotte Rene Powell

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Like a Character in a Truffaut Film, Trevor Lance Seigler

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Finding Freedom for Jane: A Reading of Subjugation, Shame, and Sympathy in Charlotte's Brontë Jane Eyre, Rebecca Shaver

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The Zombi of the British Empire: Rochester's Imperialist Drive in Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre and Jean Rhys' Wide Sargasso Sea, Chloe Whitaker

Theses from 2015

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The Metonym of Edenic Masculinity: Depictions of Male-Male Rape in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl and Property, Chelsea Clarey

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CARRIE’S CHOICE: CONTEMPORARY FEMINISM AND SOCIOPOLITICAL CONSTRUCTIONS OF WOMANHOOD IN FILM ADAPTATIONS OF STEPHEN KING’S CARRIE, Molly Brianna Collins

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Raising Specters: Queer Reclamation in Toni Morrison's A Mercy, Justin Allen Holliday

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Reader Interrupted: Poetry as Thing in the Lyrical Works of Emily Dickinson, Sarah Katherine Melchers

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A Discourse of Hoodwinking: Falcons and Performativity in The Taming of the Shrew, Dustin Cleag Mosley

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PAINTING VERSUS PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE ROMANCE OF A SHOP AND CAPTURING THE NEW WOMAN THROUGH A MECHANICAL LENS, Sarah Michelle Naciuk

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Gawain the Exile: Reading 'Sir Gawain and the Green Knight' in a Postcolonial Context, Hannah Vaughan

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Value and Truth in Literature: The Critic versus the Reader from Henry James' Perspective as Applied to Reader Response Theory, Marilyn M. Vickery

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Conspicuous Consumers: the Victorian Department Store and the Women's Movement, Joslyn McCraw VonKaenel

Theses from 2014

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The Deception of Perception: Browning, Childe Roland, and Supersensory Belief, Catherine Blass

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A Modernism Against Maestros: Horacio Quiroga and the Transnational Automaton, Jacqueline Fetzer

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Bombing 12294, Lucosi Ikeem Fuller

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'Meaning Strides Through These Poems': Ted Berrigan's The Sonnets and the Poetics of Sociability, Joshua Martin

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White Noise and Newer Media: The Prophetic Impact of Jack's Avatars, Caleb Milligan

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Acquiescence: Stories, Justyna Anna Pekalak

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Silver Hair on the Silver Screen: Adaptations of Jane Austen's Older Women, Hilary Richards

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Lanyer's Virtual Community: The Defense of Female Community in Salve Deus Rex Judaeorum, Megan Roberts

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Night's End, Michael Whiteside

Theses from 2013

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A Slow Reading in Matthew Dickman's Elegiac and Nostalgic Poetry, Sumood Almaowashi

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What of the Cosmopolitan? Or Approaching the Absent Patriarch in Transnational Theory, Sophia Basaldua

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'Pulse for Pulse, Breath for Breath:' Reconsidering Embodiment through the Phenomenology of Respiration, Erica Britenburg

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'Go Ahead Touch this Dinosaur Fossil': The Rhetoric of Interactivity in Museum Culture, Steffanie Golliher

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Delayed Action or Locomotion? Con/versions of Reality in Dramatism and Inception, Jacob Greene

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The Real Housewives of the Garden of Eden, Victoria Hurst

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POUND'S OCCULTISM: THE DEVELOPMENT OF AUTOMATIC WRITING AND OCCULT PHILOSOPHY IN THE PISAN CANTOS, Katrina Johnson

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The Second Choice, Yangchun Li

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Imagining a Common Ground: Place, Community, and the Possibility for Place-Based Education through Flannery O'Connor's 'Greenleaf', Christine Mahoney

Theses from 2012

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Measuring Legal Fictions: Law and Sovereignty in Measure for Measure, James Funk

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I Laughed Until I Cried: The Tragicomedy of Harold Pinter's The Homecoming , Kesha Garner

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Stolen Souls, Emily Kudeviz

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To Kill a Vampire?: Through the Hearth, Charlsie Lamos

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When Time Stops, Andrew Mathas

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Wilde Monsters: The Creation of Aesthete Criminals, Robyn Miller

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STRANGER OF THE HOUSE: THE EVOLUTION OF SENSATION'S NEW MAN, Laura Mogel

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Two for Confidence, Antonio Shaw

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The Cinematic Essay: Argumenative Writing and Documentary Film, Zachary Snow

Theses from 2011

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Zadie Smith's Aesthetics, Christina Cook

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'The Purpose of Poetry is to Seem as Lifelike as Possible ...': Communicating the Alive Through Contemporary Poet Chelsey Minnis's Supplemental Language, Lindsay Niedringhaus

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Erasure of the Individual Sovereign: The Vulnerability of Public and Gendered Identity in Marlowe, Webster, and Cary, Justina Oliva

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The Boys I Should Never Write About, Ashley Rivers

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'Reflection' and Other Stories, Melissa Turner

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The Man On the Postcard, David Williams

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The Dark Continent: Europe's Encroachment Upon English Identity in Jane Eyre and Villette, Derek Williams

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Wounded Planet, Wounded People: The Possibility of Ecological Trauma, Lauren Woolbright

Theses from 2010

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The Vortex and World War II: Ezra Pound and T.S. Eliot's Poetic Treatment of Wartime, Charles Bax

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TURNING `THE ANGEL OF THE HOUSE' OUT OF THE HOUSE: PRIVACY IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY SENSATION NOVEL, Ashley Crider

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Camp Bugaboo: A Creative thesis, Brittany Cuenin

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'Shored Against the Ruins': Edifying Romantic and Modernist Thought, Leslie Haines

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A Christmas Tree and Other Stories, Jillian Lang

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COMING DOWN OUT OF THE TREE: EXPLORING MEMORY AND IDENTITY IN H.D.'S END TO TORMENT, Natalie Mahaffey

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THE UNITED STATES' 'EMPIRE STATE OF MIND:' IDENTITY AND POSTCOLONIALISM IN A POST-9/11 WORLD, Margaret Mcgill

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The Scarf Club, Mari Ramler

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`Finding Gold In a Gully': Nineteenth-Century Australia in Constructions of British Domesticity From Sensation Fiction to Realism, Lisa Vandenbossche

Theses from 2009

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Intersexed, Intertext: A Critique of Limited Gender Identity in Herculine Barbin and Middlesex, Allison Andrew

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Goddess, King, and Grail: Aspects of Sovereignty within the Early Medieval Heroic Tradition of the British Isles, Robert Bevill

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FULFILLMENT, Stacey Brown

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Ambiguity and Apocalypse: Metafictional Reading Strategies in The Crying of Lot 49 and One Hundred Years of Solitude, David Foltz

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Some Apocalypse, David Hehn jr.

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Homegrown Rhetoric: Rhetorical Vision in States' Marketing of Local Foods, Joni Lea Hoke

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PROVINIALIZING WORLD LITERATURE: TRISTRAM SHANDY AND MIDNIGHT'S CHILDREN AS PRECURSORS TO CURRENT POSTCOLONIAL CRITICAL THEORY, Rachel Jordan

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Victims and Aggressors: Black and Jewish Interethnic Relationships in Contemporary American Literature, Jessica Martin

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The Dreamer Deepe: A Two-Act Play in the Lovecraft Horror Mythos, Nicholas Mazzuca

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Margaret Fuller's Lost Legacy: Literary Criticism, Donna Needham

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'Age Doth Not Wither Nor Custom Stale my Infinite Variety': Surveying the Evolution of Dr. John H. Watson through 70 Years of The Hound of the Baskervilles on Screen, Ashley Polasek

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Psyche and History in Shelley and Freud, Brent Robida

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Living in (Im) Material Worlds: Modes of Production and Consumption in Utopian Literature, Pauline Spangler

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Blue Skin, Yellow Flesh, Candace Wiley

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A Charitable Modernity: Milton and the Democratic Aesthetic, Jonathan Williams

Theses from 2008

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'Picking and Choosing': Marianne Moore's Strategic Revision of the Romantic Sublime, Emily Atkins

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Pictures, Puzzles, and Missing Pieces: The Childlike Solution to Trauma in the Mature Novel, Natalie Couch

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'Poe and Not Poe': A Study of the Radio Adaptations of Edgar Allan Poe's Short Stories, Ashley Davis

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'Barren, Silent, Godless': The Southern Novels of Cormac McCarthy, Melissa Davis

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'The Fire and the Rose are One': The Coherence of the Prophetic Voice in the Poetry of T. S. Eliot, Matthew Fairman

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Life and Death in Joyce's Dubliners, Matthew Gallman

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On Sea-Goats, Chase Hart

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Becoming Earnest: Oscar Wilde Refracted, Rebecca Howell

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Mountain Dolphins, Jennifer Jennings

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In Hand, Geoffrey Lee

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Welcoming the Saturated Earth, Adam Million

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Reversing the Photograph in Persepolis: Metafiction, Marxism, and the Transcience of Tradition, Lauren Rizzuto

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Unspoken Voices: Captain Cook's Third Voyage, the Lono Question, and the Discourse of Trade, Gordon Sauer iii

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Foot Held Against the Edge, Joseph Schumacher

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REFRACTORY: STORIES, Benjamin Shealy

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Light Along the River, Matt Turner

Theses from 2007

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Katherine Anne Porter's Adaptation of Joycean Paralysis in the Pale Horse, Pale Rider Collection, Jamie Colwell

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The Home Tie, Christina Davenport