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    • Literacy and its discontents: modernist anxiety and the literacy fiction of Virginia Woolf, E. M. Forster, D. H. Lawrence and Aldous Huxley 

      DuPlessis, Nicole Mara (Texas A&M University, 2008-10-10)
      Literacy theory, a multi-disciplinary, late-twentieth century endeavor, examines the acts of reading and writing as cognitive and social processes, seeking to define the relationship between reading and writing and other ...
    • Monsters in the East 

      Morgan, Mason Lyle (2013-09-24)
      This research is an attempt to implement various artistic aesthetics inspired by the world wars into a fictional narrative focused an artist’s struggle in wartime. Works by Tristan Tzara, William Burroughs, Andre Breton, ...
    • Rewriting Place: Appalachia Beyond the Stereotype 

      Morris, Laura Leigh (2015-05-06)
      This dissertation argues that Appalachian writers can reappropriate and rewrite the stereotypes that have come to stand in for realistic representations of the various cultures and populations living within the region. It ...
    • Robert Penn Warren's internal injuries: ''a picnic on the dark side of the moon'' 

      Samaha, Marylouise (2009-05-15)
      Robert Penn Warren has a facility for transforming region and history into fiction and poetry. His novel Flood: A Romance of Our Time (1964) and his poem sequence “Internal Injuries” (1968) stand out insofar as they share ...
    • Short fiction creative writing: storytelling with a film perspective 

      Francis, James (Texas A&M University, 2005-08-29)
      The research and material contained in this thesis will examine short story theory from current perspectives in the field and provide a response to questions posed about the composition of short fiction. A critical ...
    • Under Water: A Novel with Critical Introduction 

      Foster, Amber Nicole (2015-05-28)
      Under Water is a literary novel that follows the life experiences of Jess, a solo female scuba diving instructor living and working on Roatan, an island off the coast of Honduras. She learns of the death of her father on ...