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Real Fall Weather, Mark Mcgraw Jan 2014

Real Fall Weather, Mark Mcgraw

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Winter's Coming, Anna English Jan 2014

Winter's Coming, Anna English

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Swan, Rachel Gaddis Jan 2014

Swan, Rachel Gaddis

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Sonnets, Nathaniel Myers Jan 2014

Sonnets, Nathaniel Myers

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Medusa, Jordan Denniston Jan 2014

Medusa, Jordan Denniston

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Camilo, Lauren Mcelyea Jan 2014

Camilo, Lauren Mcelyea

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The Beautiful City, Samantha Burgess Jan 2014

The Beautiful City, Samantha Burgess

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Jackie And The Mermaid, Beth Crisler Jan 2014

Jackie And The Mermaid, Beth Crisler

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Chilly Mountain Pathway, Will Gunter Jan 2014

Chilly Mountain Pathway, Will Gunter

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Forgotten Giant, Ellen Eubanks Jan 2014

Forgotten Giant, Ellen Eubanks

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In Bondage, Shelby Spears Jan 2014

In Bondage, Shelby Spears

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A Plea For Propitiation, Will Gunter Jan 2014

A Plea For Propitiation, Will Gunter

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Untitled, Luke Hillman Jan 2014

Untitled, Luke Hillman

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Contrition, Rachel Gaddis Jan 2014

Contrition, Rachel Gaddis

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The Oak Of Right, Will Gunter Jan 2014

The Oak Of Right, Will Gunter

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Fleeting Thoughts, D. Aaron Hill Jan 2014

Fleeting Thoughts, D. Aaron Hill

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Untitled, D. Aaron Hill Jan 2014

Untitled, D. Aaron Hill

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Interwoven, Ellen Eubanks Jan 2014

Interwoven, Ellen Eubanks

Honors Theses

Fantasy (and speculative fiction in general) is often looked down upon. People don't see it as having any literary value beyond entertainment. I respectively but vehemently disagree. Stories have power. Our emotional involvement in stories makes their lessons stick more than the simple presentation of an idea will. They can slip things into our minds without us realizing, sneaking in behind our defenses....

When I began to think about what I would write for my OBU Honor's Thesis, I was, naturally, drawn to the idea of writing a fantasy novel. For my Directed Study, I worked on doing ...


Freeflight: Conveying Christian Redemption In Realistic Literature, Anna English Jan 2014

Freeflight: Conveying Christian Redemption In Realistic Literature, Anna English

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When I began writing Freeflight in 2008, I did not think of it as part of the "Christian fiction" genre. I intended to write a realistic novel1 containing ideas that interested me, such as unconditional friendship, the effects of fame, and the world of modern rock music. I wrote for a secular audience, envisioning my novel in the mainstream fiction section of a bookstore instead of on the one shelf of Christian fiction squeezed in the back corner. But finding the best balance between Christian themes and a non-Christian audience is a complicated matter. In this thesis, I attempt to ...