Guide to the Stanford University, Department of English, Honors Theses

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Overview

Call Number: SC4-3891
Title: Stanford University, Dept. of English, honors theses
Dates: circa 1967-2009
Physical Description: 393 volume(s) (19 boxes)
Summary: Honors theses written by undergraduate students in the Stanford University Department of English.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Provenance

This collection was transferred to the Stanford University Archives by the Department of English in 1989 and 1993, and from the Hume Writing Center in 2011.

Information about Access

The collection is open for research; material must be requested at least 48 hours in advance of intended use. No photocopies may be made.

Ownership & Copyright

Copyright is retained by the creator for materials they have authored or otherwise produced. Transmission or reproduction of materials requires the written permission of the copyright owner.

Cite As

[identification of item], Stanford University, Department of English, Honors Theses (SC4-3891). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of honors theses written by undergraduate students in the Stanford University Department of English.

Access Terms

Stanford University. Dept. of English.
English literature--Study and teaching
Student papers.


Collection Contents

 

Theses pre-1986

Box 1

Abrams, Steven, Imagery and character in Macbeth: a play of action.. April 15, 1971

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Alden, Patricia, The comic vision in James Joyce's Ulysses. 1967

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Alley, Henry, Milton's Adam and Samson: The Growth within the Architecture. 1967

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Anderson, Alison, The Diary of Anais Nin: Discovery of the woman and the writer. . 1975

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Anderson, Brian, Style and personality in The Blood Oranges: A phenomenological approach to the fiction of John Hawkes.. 1975

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Aries, Jane Ellen, Proust/Joyce the word and the World. 1968

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Armstrong, Jamie, William Blake's The Gates of Paradise: the power of the imagination. 1970

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Barnes, James, Alienation and action in Tennyson's Maud. 1975

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Baskette, James R., To define is to distrust. The monogenetic comedy of Sterne and Beckett. 1966

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Bean, John C., The concept of love in Hemingway's major fiction before 1941. 1965

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Bevan, Ernie, Beneath the surface; multi-vision in Giles goat-boy. 1970

Box 7

Bledsoe, Cathy, The Journey Home. April 26, 1985

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Bliss, Lee, The grotesque in modern southern fiction: a study of selected works by William Faulkner, Flannery O'Connor, and Eudora Welty. 1965

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Block, Bruce, The modern fool: a study of fools and madmen in Catch-22. 1967

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Bowes, Diana, Virginia Woolf's Women in Marriage. 1982

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Braunmuller, Jr., Albert R., The structural function of plot and character in Ben Jonson's Alchemist. 1967

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Brown, Kenneth A., The Works of Richard Scowcroft. April 5, 1983

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Brown, Laura, Jane Austen: the man and his work. March 15, 1971

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Buhler, Susan, Love and Marriage. the individual and society in the novels of Jane Austen. 1969

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Bunyan, John, Perspective in Women in love: Wayne Booth, Henry James, and the imaginative process in novel-writing. 1975

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Callahan, Connie, Tennessee Williams and Edward Albee: Man's predicament in the modern world. April 17, 1972

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Cameron, Scott, The struggle for expression: a study of Mormon literature. 1970

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Cannon, Peter, A case for Howard Phillips Lovecraft. April 16, 1973

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Carlton, Sara, George Herbert: an approach to his ideas on style through his reading of Saint Augustine. 1963

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Carrell, Jennifer, Opening Enchanted Doors to the Good: The FAir Folk in Modern Fantasy. March 23, 1984

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Chilcott, John, The Road Back to Flux in Henry Miller's Tropic of Cancer. March 23, 1984

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Chittendon, John, The tragedy of a first love in Chaucer's Troilus and Criseyde and Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. 1970

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Christensen, Jane P., Mark Twain's development of the one-man crowd scene. 1965

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Cioffi, Grant, Industiralism, isolation,a nd loss of artistry in Winesburg, Ohio. April 16, 1973

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Claycamp, Leslie Suzanne, Fitzgerald, money and women. 1974

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Clayton, Clarissa, Hemingway's Imagery: Perfection and Disintegration. 1982

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Cohen, Walter, The involute structure of Vladimir Nabokov's fiction. March 9, 1971

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Crandell, Ashley, Notes on Milton's Paradise Lost. April 17, 1972

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Crow, Nora, Jonathan Swift: The techniques of second person satire.. 1965

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Cutler, Debra Joan, Patterns for a new genre: literary journeys ataken by adults and children. 1975

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Davis, Karen, Children in the Fall of Faulkner's South. 1982

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Deveney, Karen, Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita: the secret of durable pigments. 1965

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DiBattista Maria, The Penitential Way. 1969

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Diehl, Sarah J., Louise Bogan: An Autobiography in Verse. 1982

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DiNapoli, John, Rhetoric and response int he fiction of Aldous Huxley. 1966

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Donovan, Margaret C., Myth and Demystification in the Works of Sean O'Casey: A Study of the Dublin Trilogy. 1982?

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Douglas, Christine, Kingsley Amis: The anti-romantic. 1975

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Dryden, Lanny M., The craft of Graham Greene's fiction: Narrative technique in seven novels. April 16, 1973

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Edinger, Bill, Samuel Johnson: the streaks of the tulip. 1963

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Fagan, Julie, O, Matter and impertinency mixed!: How familial, sexual, and social pressures generate madness in the novels of William Faulkner. 1975

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Fam, Samia, The Frustration of Significance: Dowell's Experience with Knowledge. 1980

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Fam, Samia, The Search: A Reading of Absalom, Absalom! and The Moviegoer . 1981

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Forward, Jr., Robert H., The Novels of Nathanael West. A critical study.. 1966

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Fraser, Christie, The way the wind blows; an essay on Wallace Stevens. Spring 1971

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Friedlander, Anne R., Women in Little dorrit. 1967

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Galbraith, Tom, The fantasy element in satire: an exploratory essay. 1966

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Garvin, David L., The English Lyric from Chaucer to Wyatt. 1969

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Gavin, Cristina Miles, A Sense of Eternity. March 23, 1984

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Gilbertson, Catherine Jo, The Sot-Weed Factor: history re-invented`. 1971

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Gilinsky, Armand, Visions of immortal love: the art of Vladimir Nabokov. 1975

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Ginsburg, Gerald N., Gnawing through the thongs and bull-hides: ancient sources for modern verse. 1969

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Gioia, Michael Dana, "We Had Always Dwelled Together". The pattern of self-pursuit in Poe. April 16, 1973

Box 7

Glann, Hilary, Towards a New Definition of the Novel in the Sixties: The Fictions of Richard Brautigan and Kurt Vonnegut. April 4, 1984

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Glaser, John P., Vitality of poison; Lord Byron and experience of nothingness. April 15, 1971

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Goodfellow, William S., Shakespeare's Henry V.. 1967

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Goodhue, Susan, A Study of the Aesthetics of Roger Fry and Virginia Woolf. May 12, 1985

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Goodrich, Tom, The mythology of the weather in Wallace STevens. 1969

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Gostovich, John, Post-modern fiction: the example of the American war novel. 1970

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Gould, Stephanie, literary symbolism in the modern world. 1967

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Gregg, Stephen, Probing the Abyss: Class and Character in Forster's Howards End. April 26, 1985

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Grossman, Richard, The resurrection of Raskolnikov. 1965

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Gunesch, Douglas L., James Joyce: Cycologist and Creator.

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Haley, Paul, The landscape of the mind in Beckett's Molloy. 1966

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Harris, Duncan S., In desperate defiance: Thoreau as radical idealist. 1965

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Harrison, Antony, The creative world: a study of the novels of Joyce Cary, including an analysis of The horse's mouth. 1970

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Harrison, Beth, "Bad Dreams" in Katherine Anne Porter's Fiction. 1982

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Heineman, Alan, J. D. Salinger: an appreciation at midpoint. 1966

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Henderson, Celia, The Defence Convention in Verse Satire. 1982

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Hendrickson, Steven W., The love poems of Fulke Greville. 1964

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Herbert, William, Two generations of Romantic Poets: Increased Skepticism about the Ability of the Imagination to Perceive Objectively. April 2, 1983

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Herold, Patricia, The Ocean metaphor: a process of fluidity in four novels of Virginia Woolf. 1975

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Hess, Linda, A solitary perfectionist: Yvor Winters and literary criticism in the twentieth century. 1964

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Hodge, Michael B., Religion and psychoanalysis in Theodore in Roethke's poetry. April 16, 1973

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Howe, Georgiana, Faulkner's As I lay dying: an American comedy. 1963

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Hutt, Katherine, William Carlos Williams, Spring and All: Painting with Words. April 22, 1983

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Jablow, Betsy, Variations in narrative form: shandeism and the modern novel. 1967

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Johnson, Roberta E., The Game-Element in Three Middle English Metrical Romances. 1968

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Kahn, Judith, Petrus Alfonsi: "qui miscuit utile dulci" in his Disciplina Clericalis. June 1984

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Kaku, Jennifer, The Fate of Innocence: the child figure in English Literature. 1981

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Kast, Barry S., Forms of Salvation: REgressive Imagery in the Poetry of Theodore Roethke. 1968

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Kaye, Howard J., Satiric method in Aldous Huxley and Evelyn Waugh. 1964

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Keeran, Sally, Anna Stessa's rise to notice: a linear look at woman in Finnegan's Wake. April 17, 1972

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Kempson, Judson Norris, Historical Narration as self-definition, Quentin Compson and the legacy of the Old South. March 1983

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Kime, Wayne R., Nathaneal West's dreamless worlds: Miss lonelyhearts, A cool million, The day of the locust. 1963

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Klapper, Lianne, Profane Love and Divine Meditation: Contraries Meet in the Poetry of John Donne. April 3, 1984

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Kommers, Tom, The Four Zoas. 1969

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Kotz, Steven J., Tamburlaine the Great and the Development of Eponymic Comedy. 1968

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Kronman, Craig, Ambiguity in Gerard Manley Hopkins' middle sonnets: a linguistic criticism. 1975

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Krupa, Gene, The evolution of ben Jonson's world-view: a study of five of the comedies. 1965

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Kugelmass, Joel N., The sea crimson, or setting sail from byzantium: Joyce's Ulysses. 1967

Box 7

Lamphere, Vicki, Three odes of John Keats. March 23, 1984

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Larson, Karin, Why I like Keats. April 15, 1971

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Laub, Susan, A discussion of the criticism of Byron's Don Juan from 1819 to the present. 1975

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Lavine, Stephen David, The less deceived: Philip Larkin and the Movement. 1969

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Lavis, Elaine Kay, Obscurity in the poetry of Edwin Arlinton Robinson. 1963

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Lazaroff, Jr., Thomas A., The Road to "Autumn": Toward an experiential Poetry.

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Lazer, Hank, Blake's handbook for the imagination; (the theme of creation in Blake's poetry thRough 1795).. April 15, 1971

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Lee, Felicia A., Lily Briscoe: Virginia Woolf's Self-Portrait in To the Lighthouse. April 26, 1985

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Leedy, David, Image and Idea: The Poetry of Yvor Winters. 1969

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Lewand, Kathy, The fate of innocence and child narratives in Faulkner. 1975

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Lewin, Jeff, Sylvia Plath: the development of her art. 1967

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Little, Mark Wallace Vischer, Time and Titan: A Study of Wyndham Lewis. 1969

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Littlefield, Lynn, Elements of romaticism in Henderson the Rain King by Saul Bellow. 1975

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Low, Charlotte, Malory: A study in style. 1965

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Mack, Elizabeth Flood, The Dubious Heroes: A Study and Comparison of Romaticisim in Lord Jim and innocence in Absalom, Absalom!. 1980

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Maillard, Page, "The Woman is a Stranger": A Study of the Heroine in Jean Rhys's Novels. 1982

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Makepeace, Anne, The elliptical approach to identity in Franz Kafka's "Conversation with the Supplicant" and Samuel Beckett's Molloy, Malone Dies, and the Unnamble . 1969

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Martin, Dell H., The tiger of wrath, the jackel of lust: Reading Day of the Locust and Miss Lonelyhearts. 1968

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Matheny, Ed, George Bernard Shaw's philosophy of art. 1975

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Matsui, Connie, Women and the Victorian ideal: Dickens, Trollope, Eliot. 1975

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Maxeiner, Tom, The poetry of Yvor Winters. 1966

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McClure, Kerin A., Self-knowledge gained through discovery of positive ancestral history: a solution to bourgeois oppression in the novels of Toni Morrison . April 20, 1983

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McCoy, Richard, Samuel Beckett's Novels. 1968

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McCreary, Mary E., Henry James' In the cage: a study of romantic folly. 1963

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McElhany, Myrna L., Sin, heredity and knowledge: the conflict between religion and science in The scarlet letter, Elsie Venner, and The damnation of theron ware . 1963

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McInnes, Marion K., Walt Whitman's poetry: Aspects of the style. April 18, 1973

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McKinney, Shelly, Fact and Fancy: An analysis of the Sisters in Jane Austen's Works. 1981 ?

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McMillan, James, Tin-Protoporphyrin induced suppression of total bilirubin formation and hyperbilirubinemia in adult male wistar rats with common bile duct ligation . June 9, 1986

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McMullen, Bruce, Thom Gunn and the heroic gesture. 1974

Box 8

McNally, Catherine Lineburgh, "A Wond'rous Lovely Storm": The Celebration of tragedy in Three Novels by Willa Cather. May 28, 1985

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Merrill, Annie, Roaming with a hungry heart: the journey in the fiction of Paul Bowles. March 23, 1984

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Metzger, Vivian, Perspectives on the Pst and present: an examination of William Faulkner and Heinrich Boll. April 2, 1984

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Meyer, Regula, The function of family relationships in Henry James' international novels: a study of The American, The Portrait of a Lady, and The Golden Bowl . 1981

Box 8

Min, Kelly, Appearances versus reality: the role of the disguised heroine in Shakespeare's comedies. 1984-1985

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Montgomery, David J., On Alienation, Freedom, and Salvation: Doestoevsky's vision of anarchy and apocalypse in The Possessed. April 13, 1983

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Morris, Marilyn Louise, Two villonauds: Ezra Pound and the outlaw-bard. April 15, 1971

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Mow, Shannon Sue, Renaissance stoicism and the work of Fulke Greville. Spring 1971

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Moynes, Jon, An approach to Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. 1968

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O'Meally, Robert G., Jean Toomer - black apostle. 1970

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Olcott, Anthony C., The author's special intention: a study of The real life of Sebastian Knight. March 8, 1971

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Olsen, Janeen Ann, How Shakespeare's comic heroines were created. 1974

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Ortiz, Ricardo, "All eligible to all": A Consideration of Walt Ahitman's Philosophical Method (with specific reference to the poet's study of Hegel) . March 17, 1983

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Parkinson, Lois, A procession of shadows: the reality of the characters in Virginia Woolf's The waves. 1996

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Parks, Donalisa, Extraordinary people: Children and "Moral Sense" in the works of Henry James. 1981

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Patrick, Susan E., E. E. Cummings: The Artistic Vision. 1968

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Pavlis, Timothy, The dimensions of myth in Absalom, absalom!. 1965

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Phelps, David S., Choosing Between the Woman Hero and the Heroine. February 22, 1983

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Price, Jr., John S., Jonathan Swift and the breaking of the circle. 1967

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Pridgeon, James, Scratches on the wall; classicism in Faulkner's novels. 1970

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Ransom, Daniel J., Noes on the endings of the Canterbury Tales. April 16, 1973

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Ravits, Martha, Fundamentals of Sexology or the Love Passion; in James Joyce's Ulysses. April 17, 1972

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Reed, William A., Of dreams, merchants, and kings.. April 16, 1973

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Ride, Sally, The "special providence" in Hamlet and The Tempest. April 16, 1973

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Robb, Christina, Ego dormio et cor meum vigilat: William Langland in Piers plowman. 1967

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Roberts, Nancy, A time of such quality: poems on loss by Thomas Hardy and Eugenio Montale. 1975

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Rosenthal, Ellen, Felaweshipe in the Pardoner's Tale: Aspects of Chaucer's use of liturgical parody and literary allusion. June 10, 1973

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Rotham, Lynn, The Progression from a solitary revolt to one of solidarity in the works of Albert Camus. April 15, 1983

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Rubinstein, Dorothea, An author and her art: a study of Ivy Compton-Burnett. 1966

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Salvatore, Burce, History in the short fiction of Nathaniel Hawthorne. 1965

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Sammons, Todd H., The Morality of Stylistics: An examination of classical and puritan rhetoric in Paradise Lost. April 16, 1973

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Sandler, Susan, Broken poetry: William Carlos Williams and the Conditions of Form.

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Savery, Pancho, The waking dream: the process of individuation in Pound's Cantos. April 17, 1972

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Schwarberg, Ann E., The Route to Reconciliation: God, Man and society in The Scarlett Letter. 1982

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Scott, John S., Faulkner's moral vision. 1965

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Scott, Tim, Win lose or draw: the relative achievement of Ike McCaslin in Faulkner's "The Bear" and Go Down Moses. 1981

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Seidler, Tor, Lawrence and Elliott: morality and personality. April 17, 1972

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Selmi, Michael, The ideals of youth: the young intellectual in modern literature. March 18, 1983

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Sewall, Lori, She: love and the concept of woman in the poetry of Theodore Roethke. 1970

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Shatford, Sara, The Banishment Plays. 1968

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Shell, Marc, On change and exchange. 1968

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Sherline, Reid, Moments of True Feeling: Towards a reassertion of self over linguistic tyranny in the plays and novels of Peter Handke. April 26, 1985

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Siegfried, Charles, The function of doubt in early English tragedy. 1965

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Siminoff, David, Mrs. Dalloway - screenplay based on the novel, Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia woolf.

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Siskin, Clifford Haynes, The Prelude: Books I, II, and IV. April 17, 1972

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Slotnick, Linda, Relativity for the millions: the science fiction of Lawrence Durrell. 1964

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Slovic, Scott, Indirect autobiography: A phenomenological introduction to the personal essay, fictional narrative, and confessional poetry as modes of self-expression, (Prolegomenon to a fuller study of Loren Eiseley, Jack Kerouac, and James Wright) . March 18, 1983

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Smith, David S., Vladimir Nabokov and mnemosyne. 1977

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Smith, Glenn K., Death and verbal regeneration in Dylan Thomas. 1966

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Spaeth, Nicholas, Seize the fire - a study of the innocence of William Blake. April 17, 1972

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Staton, Jana J., The private universe of Pale fire. 1965

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Steinberg, Majorie, A Comparison of Cervantes and Sterne. 1968

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Stephens, Janet, Redemption and comedy: From Tristia to Gaudium in Shakespeare's Non-tragic Drama. March 11, 1983

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Stephens, Susan, The development of the grail as a theme in medieval and modern literature. 1965

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Stevens, Laurie A., Rebellion in The Scarlet Letter. April 10, 1983

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Stinchcomb, Patricia, The redemption of the non-romantic heroine. Spring 1973

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Stockman, Henry, The architecture of "The Temple": a discussion of Herbert's collection of poetry. 1975

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Stone, Eugene R., John Keats and the egotistical sublime. April 16, 1973

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Strong, John, Lolita: An exemplification of artistic communication. 1970

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Sweigert, Elizabeth Anne, The wanderers Henry Adams and Henry james between worlds. April 6, 1984

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Tanner, Scott S., Alienation in the Life and Art of Thomas Hardy. April 6, 1984

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Thurber, Bart, The graceful moment: a study of The waves in relation to Jacob's room, Mrs. Dalloway and To the lighthouse. 1970

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Tonies, Trinidad L., The personal, the political, and the poetic: Adrienne Rich in process. 1982

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Treder, Jeffrey D., Howards end and the saving remnant of Matthew Arnold. 1963

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Tyson, Molly, Theseus. 1974

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Van Oss, Mark T., Reflections on Society: Families in Bleak House. 1981

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Veitch, Jonathan, Faulkner and Bergson: "The Palm at the End of the Mind". 1981

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Visser, Katrina, Mothers and Others, Mothers and Daughters in the novels of Jane Austen, Charlotte Bronte, and Virginia Woolf. 1982

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Walker, Mark A., The influence of the tall tales on William Faulkner. 1963

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Wall, John Joseph, Jr., Mr. Twain and the South: with particular emphasis on The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Pudd'n'head Wilson, and Life on the Mississippi . 1981

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Weatherhead, Andrea, From Pan to Beethoven: The Develpment of E. M. Forster's Musical Symbolism. Winter 1983

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Wentworth, Mary C., Paving the way for Einstein's sister: science fiction by women: The Dispossessed by Ursula K. LeGuin, The Sirian Experiments by Doris Lessing, Woman on the Edge of Time by Marge Piercy . May 1983

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Wheeler, Cynthia A., Autobiography into art: F. Scott Fitzgerald's Tender is the Night. April 19, 1984

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Wilborn, William F., A study of David Jones' In parenthesis. 1966

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Williams, Helen, A study of the bourgeois woman in twentieth century literature. 1970

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Williamson, Craig B., Lolita: the unsung seduction. 1965

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Wiltsee, Elizabeth, this dust of words; a senior honors thesis: samuel beckett. 1970

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Winkes, Ken, Myth and the Romantic notion of time. 1968

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Woods, Majorie Curry, The Language of Djuna Narnes' Nightwood. 1969

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Wormhoudt, Daniel T., Richardson's religion and Clarissa. 1967

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Wright, Linda J., Songs of re-creation and revolution: contemporary black women poets. April 17, 1972

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Yamaoka, Julia, The death of Rachel and the birth of Benjamin: the mystical quest for divine unity in the Middle Ages. 1974

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Yeager, Robert F., Metrical variations in The Canterbury Tales: an interpretation. 1970

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Yount, Elizabeth, What will suffice: the consolation of Wallace Stevens. 1966

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Zadra, Gina M., The forms and structure of self-discovery in James Merrill's The Changing Light at Sandover. March 19, 1983

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Zweip, Mary, A study of ironic and low mimetic tragic novels: he who is violent and victimized, or she whose lover is beyond her grasp. April 20, 1972

 

Accession ARCH-1993-088 Theses

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Archer, Elizabeth, Tess Durbeyfield: Not So Simple Dairymaid. May 1991

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Atkinson, Patricia, The Fate of Forster's Liberalism in Howards End.. May 1987

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Banks, Gabrielle, Chicano Fiction: The Exploration of Space in American Literature. May 1991

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Beattie, Lisa, Wedded Women: An Exploration of Female Identities in Eudora Welty's Delta Wedding. May 1988

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Berry, Julie, Issues of Gender and Sexuality in Marie de France's Lanval. April 1989

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Beyreis, Mark, The Gaudy Splendor of the Past: Carnival in William Faulkner's The Hamlet and Absalom, Absalom!. May 1988

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Brown, Bruce D., The Historical Incongruity of David Jones: In Parenthesis and the Great War. May 1988

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Bruck, Matthew H., Laughing at the Grotesque: a reading of Flannery O'Connor's stories. May 1988

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Carter, Kristen, Desire, frustration, and possibility in Virginia Woolf's Between the Acts. 1987

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Chin, Douglas, The Compromised Artist: Hardy's Censorship of Jude the Obscure. May 1988

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Christopher, Noam Jesse, The Curve of an Emotion: Identity in James Joyce's Fiction. May 1992

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Cini, Carol F., Edith Wharton's Challenge of Sex Roles in The Age of Innocence. April 1986

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Claymon, Deborah S., "Long Day's Journey Into Night": From Script to Film. May 1992

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Cordero, Edward M., Out of the Wasteland: A Comparative Study of the impetus behind postwar Japanese and Americna poetry. May 1991

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Cudjoe, Frances L., A Reading of the Constructed Identities and Women-Centered Relationships in Brown Girl, Brownstones and Sula. May 1992

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Dosanjh, Rajit S., The Occasional Chaucer; Epistolarity and Authorial Presence in Chaucer's Short Poems and Troilus and Criseyde. May 1993

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Dow, Joshua, The Awakening to the Unconscious: Kate Chopin and the Development of Eros and Psyche. 1992-1993

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Drimmer, Jonathan, Man -- Mark Twain's Mysterious Stranger: A Demystification of Man and the universe in The Mysterious Stranger Manuscripts. April 1990

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Elgart, Jodi Lynn, Who Writes Whom?: Lyn Hejinian and the Politics of Media Review. May 1993

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Elia, Oriana, Chaos Vanquished: Order Within Multiplicity in Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway. April 1986

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Fagel, Brian, This is a Very Queer Place Certainly: A Comparative Analysis of Flann O'Brien's At Swim-Two-Birds and Felipe Alfau's Locos: A Comedy of Gestures . 1991

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Field, Corinne, Tradition and the Feminist Talent: Adrienne Rich's Ideological Re-Vision of T. S. Eliot. May 1987

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Fine, Douglas J., Telos at Chaos: Writing Jorge Louis Borges. May 1992

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Fu, Lisa J., Women Warriors: Female Rebellion in Kingston's The Woman Warrior and Walker's The Color Purple. Spring 1993

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Geary, Stephen W., The theory of Mimetic Desire as a Key to Henry Handel Richardons' Ultima Thule. Spring 1990

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Gelpi, Albert, Doubleness and Center: Consciousness in the Works of Katherine Anne Porter. May 1991

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Glouberman, Robert, Existential Motifs in Faulkner's Novels.

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Grabowski, Douglas, The Delivery of the hero: Men writing fiction in the novels of jane Austen. 1987

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Gravitz, Deborah, "Even out of Your Report": Narrative Compromise in Three Shakespeare Romances. May 1987

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Hansen, Peri Z., Byron: Poet, Statesman, Philhellene. May 1988

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Headrick, Lora Dawn, "A Kind of Grief and Pity": Great Expectations, Absalom, Absalom! and Visions of Narrative Forgiveness. May 1990

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Helmich, Bo, The Language of Incarnation: patterns of meaning in some short stories of Flannery O'Connor. May 1992

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Hildebrant, Natascha, "Powerful, Feminine, Maternal Hands": Androgyny and the Women in Middlemarch. April 1989

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Hope, Miranda, The Right to Speak and the Theatrical Dimensions of Virginia Woolf. May 1993

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Huerta, Amelia M., The allegory of the Mass and the "Pardoner's Tale". May 1988

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Itoi, Anna, Clothing as Coded Language in The Mill on the Floss and Vanity Fair. May 1991

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Jeffrey, Margaret M., A place from which to speak, a place from which to write: conflicts of cultural identity in Leslie Marmon Silko's Ceremony and the Poetry of Wendy Rose . Spring 1989

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Jennifer Lanoff, "And Live Like Solomon": W. B. Yeats and the poetics of desire. May 1993

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Jones, Ceri, The sensual world int he mind's eye: James Joyce's Ulysses and the language of visuality. April 1990

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Jones, Michael, What are Poets For?: Considering Heidegger's Question, and some Responses from Adrienne Rich and John Ashbery. May 1988

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Kalter, Susan, Rocks that talk like gods: Narrative structure and the voices of women in Bessie Head's Maru and Myriam Warner-Vieyra's Juletane. May 1991

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Karagueuzian, Catherine, "So rare a wondered father and a wife": Prospero's subjugation of Miranda in The Tempest. May 1991

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Kemker, Aimee, Sifting through the ashes: a study of Sir Thomas Malory's Le Morte D'Arthur and Walter Percy's Lancelot. April 1989

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Kent, Le'a, Textual interplay and the status of the self: three women's autobiographies of insanity, 1956-1974. April 1990

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Kinch, Sean, Between the ticks of the clock: Heraldic universe in The Alexandrian Quartet. April 1990

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Kirazian, Lisa, Place, Space, and Boundary: The Journey's of Anne Elliot in Jane Austen's Persuasion. May 1992

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Klingsporn, Gregory K., The discourse of dystopia: a Foucaltian study of sexuality in the dystopic novels of Aldous Huxley and George Orwell. May 1992

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Landau, Deborah, "A City Made of Chains": The psychological demands of culture as explored in Anne Sexton's play, Mercy Street. April 1989

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Landon, Robert, Fitzgerald's Trinity: REader, anarrator, Hero, and a mystery of Mysteries. May 1991

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Lau, Sarah J., Gender and Ethnicity in Maxine Hong Kingston's Woman Warrior. 1987-1988

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Lee, Christine, Silence in Hardy's A Pair of Blue Eyes. April 1986

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Leichter, James Jensen, Daring pilots in extremity: John Dryden and Anthony Ashley Cooper, the First Earl of Shaftesbury. A Study of Absalom and Achitophel. May 1988

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Liau, Chiamin Corii, A photographic plate and a broken cinema: filmic influences in William Faulkner's Absalom, Absalom!. May 1993

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Lodato, Amy A., The transcendental poet: gender and metaphysics in Elizabeth Barrett Browning's "Aurora Leigh".

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Lopez-Aguado, Susan, Ideological Implications of Jane Austen's Persuasion: conservative criticism of the aristocracy in a regency world. April 1990

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Lopez, Elizabeth, Harrowing Clods: A Study of the Relationship between man and nature in the works of Thomas Hardy. June 1992

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Lundgren, Nicholas D., Ecological re-visions of Humanity in Nature: a reading of Jean Toomer's Cane and William Faulkner's Go Down, Moses from a Radical Ecological Perspective . May 1993

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Magowan, Kimberly, J. D. Salinger's Sensitive Hero: Seymour Glass as Fragile Seer. June 5, 1989

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Mallery, Kathleen, A Key to Eudora Welty: Objects Unlock the Inner World. April 1988

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Mann, Julie A., The painter and the word: reading Charles Demuth. May 1990

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Manzulli, Mia, Social mobility in Old New York: the social context of Edith Wharton's novels of Manners. March 1989

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Martin, Tera, 160, 372 and counting...: The literary response to AIDS. March 1993

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Martinez, Michele, Forces of Exile in James Joyce's A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man and Ulysses: Character and the Dramatic Narrative. April 1990

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Meyercord, Christopher, Quentin Compson: William Faulkner's avatar of the frustrated lover. March 1992

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Mohalley, Jacqueline, Conrad's political women: a study of Nostromo and Under Western Eyes. April 1992

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Mohlenhoff, Jennifer, Retelling Violence: Public Riot and Private Lives in Charles Dickens's Barnaby Rudge and Honore de Balzac's L'envers de L'Histoire Contemporaine . May 1991

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Murphy, Joseph C., Flannery O'Connor and the Anagogical Imaginiation. Spring 1987

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Nedrow, Jeff, Between Perfectionism and Criticism: John Steinbeck's Search for Stylistic Identity. May 1989

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Neimann, Paul Grafton, Jr., Creative Violence: Tristram Shandy and the aphilosophy of Wit. May 1993

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Olsen, Erica, "Hidden Meaning on the Surface": The Composition of Nathaniel Hawthorne's Marble Faun. May 1988

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Palmberg, Elizabeth, Reading Henry James' What Maisie Knew: What He Represents, Who She is Not, and Who She Becomes. May 1992

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Palmer, Lisa, Emasculated Males and Affirmative Females: The Dispossessed in Athol Fugard's Port Elizabeth Plays. April 1986

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Palmer, Sharon, Song of Wittman Ah Sing: Tripmaster Monkey: His Fake Book as a Novel of the Historical Emergence of Man. April 1990

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Peng, Shih-Wei, Wuthering Heights and Emily Bronte's Vision of Childhood. May 1990

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Peyser, Marc, The Destruction of Old Women in America: How Society Defeats the Individual in Wharton, Porter, Faulkner, and McCullers. April 1986

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Pierce, Todd, The Eye at the Window: A Study of Narrative Consciousness in the Gothic Novel. April 1990

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Pinckert, Eric, Ernest Hemingway and the Process of Omission. April 1989

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Polhemus, Mack, The Textual Character in Shakespear's Sonnets. May 1987

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Ponce, Margo, Lorna Dee Cervantes and the confessional poets: an exploration of Cervantes' work as related to Confessional Poets Robert Lowell and Anne Sexton . June 1990

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Price, Hilary, Mother/land: Conceptions of Home and Self in the Fiction of Jamaica Kincaid. May 1992

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Przybylko, Eric J., The Rise of the "Angry Young Man": male adolescent perspectives in the fiction of Dickens, Joyce, and Salinger. May 1993

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Quan, Gail, Emily Bronte's vision of childhood and its influence on children;'s literature. May 1990

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Reed, Laura, Ekphrasis and Meaning: A study of two Renaissance texts. Spring 1989

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Regensburg, Kenneth, World and desire in the lives of writings of Henry James and Ernest Hemingway. Spring 1993

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Reilly, Robin, Jack Kerouac: the "Whoopeeing Soul" encounters the timeless text of bliss. May 1992

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Richard, Andy, "The Evermore Becoming": the painting and the novel in the works of Thomas Hardy. May 1991

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Roffman, Karin, Anger and politics in Virginia Woolf's novel: The Waves. May 1992

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Roldan, Leslie Ann, Curiosity. Domination. Death. Female Sexuality in Angela Carter's "The Bloody Chamber.". 1992

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Roupe, Thomas Allen, Observations on artistic creation: An essay on subjective perception and reality in Impressionist fiction and painting. 1986-1987

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Rowland, Joshua C., A fugitive perfection: the ideal of the American artist in the fiction of Herman Melville. April 1990

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Saenz, Cynthia, Consolation in "The Bok of the Duchess" and "Pearl": A Poetical Process. May 1990

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Schirmer, Elizabeth, Text, context, and the process of reading "Sir Gawain and the Green Knight". June 1993

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Sehdev, Indra, Prairie Women in fiction and History: 1850-1930. April 1987

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Shannon, Jonathan Holt, Much more the better for being a little bad: A study of Sir Gawain and chivalry in the Middle Ages. May 1988

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Shapiro, Donna, Psychotics and simpletons, mythic maidens and matrons: A Reading of Faulkner's The Sound and the Fury and As I Lay Dying. Winter 1986

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Sheehan, Cathleen, Jacob's Room: Virginia Woolf's new form for a new novel. April 16, 1990

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Shelton, Dylan M., Quest for universal peace: The medieval orientation towards a principial sovereignty.

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Siminoff, David E., The novel transformed. March 1986

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Stewart, Catherine, The Splitting Image of Myself: Seeing Suture in Ingmar Bergman's Persona. May 1988

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Synn, Theresa J., Feminism, hysteria, and coping with reality: Henrik Ibsen's "A Doll's House," "Hedda Gabler," and "The Lady from the sea.". June 1992

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Tandon, Geetika, Writing across the lines: the essay in the university. May 1991

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Tobin, Adam, The inprovised Chaucer: literary improvisation in the Canterbury Tales: the invitation to create in Chaucer's structure and openness and the script of "The Canterbury Tales, An Improvised Journey" . May 1993

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Tweedie, James, The Written Image: Alain Robbe-Grillet, "Last Year at Marienbad," and the "Poetic" cinema.

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Verchick, Robert, The best of life and the shortest: Play and laughter in Tom, Huck, and No. 44. April 1986

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Villanueva, Valerie, Understanding Shakespeare's Women: A source study of The Merchant of Venice, Measure for Measure, and The Winter's Tale. May 1990

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Waff, Emily E., The Phenomenology of Virginia Woolf's Fiction: a look at two novels, via the philosophy of Martin Heidegger. May 1990

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White, Verania, The juxtaposition of thematically opposite symbols in W. B. Yeats' texts for the theatre: a Critical analysis of The Countess Cathleen and Purgatory . Spring 1990

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Whitley, Ann, Keat's "Lamia": A Medical Case of Love-Melancholy. April 1986

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Willburn, Sarah, Parrots, passions, pinks: Intertextuality, Catholicism, and spiritualism in Kate Chopin's The Awakening. May 1991

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Wilson, Clint, Child-like, Child Life: A Study of Children in the Fiction of Charles Dickens. 1987

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Wilson, David S., Coruscations or The Lantern Quest. May 1992

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Wiltz, Melanie, The Realities of West Indian Life As Depictd By Emigrating Authors of the Mid-Twentieth Century.

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Wong, David P. C., Between Disbelief and Wonder: Magic Realism in Contemporary Fiction. November 1990

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Wong, Sabrina, Was this a poet? May 1993

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Woodcock, Heather, Crafting contradictions: the ideas of order in the poetic voices of Wallace Stevens. April 1989

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Yarbro, Caroline, A Silence is broken: the supernatural in the poetry of Thomas Hardy and W. B. Yeats. May 1992

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Youngdahl, Karie, "Like a shot in the film": Writing and representation in Doris Lessing's The Golden Notebook. May 1987

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Yuspa, Catherine M., "There's No Place Like Home": The Wizard of Oz as a reaction against the turn-of-the-century women's movement. May 1992

 

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Auyoung, Elaine, The pleasure of understanding: characterization of the reader in the early novels of Jane Austen. 2003

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Bennett, Chad, Greene/Hitchcock: statements of faith. 1998

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Chang, Catherine Ming Yee, Oscar Wilde's moral presence in his major plays: a study in revisions. 1998

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Elliott, Chiyuma, Locating La Virgen: representations of La Virgen de Guadalupe in contemporary Chicana literature. 1996

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Gellene, Tara, Stranger than fiction: towards a practical definition of what it means to read "Fiction". 2002

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Graves, Jennifer, William Carlos Williams, Marcel Duchamp, and Dada: the art of the anti-artist. 1996

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Hilke, Kevin, "Information machines": anticipation of new media ecologies and the proto-new media subject in Thomas Pynchon's The Crying of Lot 49 . 2007

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Peterson, Kate, Medbh McGuckian: a poem written from a kitchen conversation. 1996

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Roldan, Leslie Ann, Curiosity, domination, death: female sexuality in Angela Carter's "The Bloody Chamber". 1992

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Richieri, Cristina M., La vie d'une femme: Charlotte Brontë and the "still life" narrative in Villette. 2007

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Seelig, Adam G., Beckett's dying remains: the creative process in the works of Samuel Beckett. 1997

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Silver, James, "How to live, what to do": a study of two poet-professionals (Wallace Stevens and William Carlos Williams). 1997

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Sydow, Nora Christiana, Verbal and visual form in the satire of James Thurber and Walt Kelly. 2006

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Triplett, Jodi , Misconceptions of The Lord of the Rings. 1996

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Tyler, Dennis, Transcending racial compositions: an analysis of character identity in Jean Toomer's Cane. 2002

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Walton, Leslie Anne, "In the position of teacher": erotic pedagogy in the works of George Eliot. 1996

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Wilnai, Sigal, The morality of comic entertainment and the problems of miscommunication in the comedies of Frances Burney. 1996

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Younge, Phineas (Michael), Outside the boundaries. 1996

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Donovan, Daniel Kemper, The novel, the play: distinct artistic genres in Wilkie Collins's The Woman in White. 2001

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Fox, Reneé, Empires of the imagination: Egypt and Fin de Siècle fictions of imperialism. 1999

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Park, Samuel, Maurice: the closet and coming out. 1998

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Richie, Bradley, A second creation: translating André Verdet. 2001

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Sandusky, Shelley J., A search for independence: Henry Fielding as dramatist, novelist, magistrate, and editor. 1988

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Shields, Andrew, On the border: structures of identify in the novels of Milan Kundera. 1987

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Chang, Catherine Ming Yee, Oscar Wilde's moral presence in his major plays: a study in revisions. 1998

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Ridgeway, Eliza, A princess' primer: literary fairy tales and the rule of manners. 2005

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Roedder, Erica, Causation in explanation: some adventures of Goldilocks. 2001

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Tseng, Jennifer, Mitsuye Yamada and Nellie Wong: poetry, politics, identity: connections. 1990

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Tobin, Adam, The improvised Chaucer: literary improvisation in the Canterbury Tales: the invitation to create in Chaucer's structure and openness; and the script of "the Canterbury Tales, an improvised journey" . 1993

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Chua, Lusan Clarissa , Dancing without dancing: the social politics of ballroom dance in the novels of Jane Austen. 1997

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Christopher, Noam Jesse, The curve of an emotion: identity in James Joyce's fiction. 1992

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Quigley, Megan M., Re-visioning T. S. Elliot's Four Quartets: Adrienne Rich's Atlas of the Difficult World. 1995

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Dosanjh, Rajit S. , The occasional Chaucer: epistolarity and authorial presence in Chaucer's short poems and Troilus and Criseyde. 1993

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Chuang, Angie, Mediating the 'battle between art and profit': the artistic-commercial divide and Brechtian aesthetics in the Joseph Losey-Harold Pinter relationship . 1995

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Gordon, Katherine H., In the alchemist's workshop: an exploration of the drafts of four poems by Louise Brogan. 1995

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Singler, Jennifer Marie, Heroism, empire and language: Joseph Conrad's linguistic exploration. 1995

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Levin, Jon, Tragedy and the writings of Norman Maclean. 1994

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Pifer, Melissa, An annunciation: Christina Rossetti's Goblin Market and the female adolescent perspective. 1994

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Lopez, Alicia, An increase of life: the fruits of marriage in Jane Austen's novels. 2000

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Harvey, Christina D., Imagining aboriginal realities: the poetry of Anita Heiss and Lisa Bellear. 2002

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Choi, Karine, "I had been hungry, all the years": the aesthetics of anorexia in the hunger poems of Emily Dickinson and Louise Glück. 1998

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Huggins, Teri, T. S. Eliot's shifting anxieties: the changing portrayal of women in Eliot's poetry. 1996

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Kasper, Sari Jane, Mirrors, cloaks, and corridors: schizophrenia as metaphor in Janet Frame's Faces in the Water and Jennifer Dawson's The Ha-Ha . 1994

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Chow, Christopher, Charles Dickens' immoral fairground: the grotesque realism of The Old Curiosity Shop. 1995

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Hokanson, Chris Harold, The art of detection: redefining critical understanding of detective novel addition. 1995

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Dungy, Camille, Revolutions in literature: the poetry of Nikki Giovanni. 1995

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Dunne, Sarah A., J. M. Coetzee: an examination of the political responsibility of a white writer in South Africa. 1994

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Buchanan, Katherine, This is America reconstructed: tradition, turmoil, and American literature textbooks since 1965. 2004

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Jensen, Ashly, Exploring the abyss: Emily Brontë, D. H. Lawrence, and sadomasochism as a means of achieving ideal love. 1997

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Krauss, Nicole, Dead radio. 1996

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Henry, Nancy, "Remember Lot's wife": parsing a Biblical sentence. 1987

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Liu, Jennifer, Writing home: the structure of melancholia in Shirley Geok-lin Lim's Among the White Moon Faces. 2008

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Lukin, Tanya Marie, Night Wind Women: Native American women's poetry as performance. 1998

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Lee, Suzanne S., A tale of her own: Zora Neale Hurston, her folk, and her audience. 1994

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Pastuszek, Danya Smith, Methodical Wright: conceptions of poverty in Native Son. 2003

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Snyder, Ryan, Coming to terms: interracial relationships, psychic politics and self-critical discourses through Willa Cather's The Professor's House . 1998

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Olsson, Katherine, Samson's disease and cure: adaptations of humoral and paracelsian medical philosophies in Milton's Samson Agonistes. 1997

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Kao, Jennifer, Reading lessons: placing Mary Sidney in literary history. 1998

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Pérez, Sarah Emily, Geography: the world throught "I" of Elizabeth Bishop. 1998

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Trew, Heather Marie, A murder most horrid: an analysis of morality, sensationalism and genre in the case of Eliza Fales and Jason Fairbanks. 1997

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Kim, Leslie, (M)other (M)orality: mourning in the fairy tales of Lucy Lane Clifford. 1998

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Remington, Bridget, Dirty old man, or genius of the crowd: the perpetual outsider, Charles Bukowski. 1996

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Meyers, Jill, "I won't go back to it": poetry of place and place-making in Eavan Boland and Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill. 1998

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Scott, Ramsey, The excarnation: a fabricated unearthing; an experimental thesis on the poetry of Robert Duncan. 1999

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Noguchi, Irene, Charles Dickens' Great Expectations: the language of the novel and the film. 2002