Completed Theses

(with links to full text where available)

2013

  • Bates, Carrie
    "The Virtue of Justice in the First Century CE: Jews, Greeks, Romans, and the Apostle Paul."
  • Crump-Hampton Kismet
    "Sister Souljah and Bell Hooks: On Black Nationalism, Anglo-American Feminism, and the African-American Woman."
  • Link-Barkley, Brenna
    “The Canon Sue: Understanding the Mary Sue Archetype in Published Fiction.”
  • Murray, Chelsie
    "The Reception and Gendering of Frances Hodgson Burnett's A Little Princess and the Secret Garden."
  • Smith, Suzanne
    “Spectral Band: Representations of Motherhood in Turn-of-the-Century Ghost Stories.”
  • Yang, Eun Joo (Sandra)
    “Myths of Multilingualism in Multicultural Singapore.”

2012

  • Hurley, Meredith
    "Using Informal Social Networking Language to Help Develop Academic Writing in Adolescents"

2010

  • Jewell, Rebecca
    "Pen and Persona: Construction of Authorship in the Writings of Marietta Holley"

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2004

  • Von Hoffman, Amanda 
    "Margaret Atwood's Exploration of Formal Cues that Dictate the Readers' Expectations in The Blind Assassin"

2003

  • Flanders-Gunderson, Aimi 
    ""Anything but a Woman": Willa Cather's Rejection of Labels and Search for Power"
  • Tyo, Louise 
    "Unleashing the Power -- Moving from Oppressed Silence to Empowered Voice: A Rhetorical Analysis of Kate Clinton's Stand-up Comedy Routine"

2002

  • Kang, Moon-Seok 
    "On Peter Shaffer's The Royal Hunt of the Sun"
  • Wilson, Karen 
    "Rape in Rural America: A Pentadic Anaylsis of the Casablanca Rape Case"

2001

  • Ross, Cindy 
    "The Rhetoric and Politics of Profiles in American Literature: Anna Julia Cooper and A Voice From the South