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Fool’S Gold: The Struggles Of Farming And Ranching In A Rocky Mountain Town Within A Growing Global Market, Aaron Delman Apr 2007

Fool’S Gold: The Struggles Of Farming And Ranching In A Rocky Mountain Town Within A Growing Global Market, Aaron Delman

Fine Arts Undergraduate Theses

The many difficulties that family farmers and ranchers face are exposed in play format. These struggles include gaining economic stability, the effects of agricultural legislation on small farmers, the modernization of a historical and traditional lifestyle and means of business, the changing mind sets ofyounger generations within the community, hiring illegal immigrants as workers, and the emotional investments that independent farmers and ranchers go through while making decisions that could possibly lead to the demise of their life’s work. This play focuses on a farmer who finds out he may lose his farm and has little options left to ...


Horizons, Volume 24, 2007, Sacred Heart University Jan 2007

Horizons, Volume 24, 2007, Sacred Heart University

Vistas (Horizons)

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Guillermo Gómez-Peña's "Tekno Poética" Web Verse, Lost And Found In A Webspora, Angélica Huízar Jan 2007

Guillermo Gómez-Peña's "Tekno Poética" Web Verse, Lost And Found In A Webspora, Angélica Huízar

World Languages and Cultures Faculty Publications

For an author who likes to cross borders Guillermo Gómez-Peña (1955) has certainly reached audiences in both the U.S. and Mexican artistic, literary, theoretical, and political arenas. Now, with the advent of more technological mediums such as the Internet, the borderless artist makes use of the global fetish that, in theory, reaches a global community. As a prelude to his performances, workshops, conferences and lectures, Gómez-Peña’s collaborative webiste engages his readers in video-poetic selections, and hypertext poetic medley with topics that are sure to catch their interest with poems such as "Apocalypse," "Sexo," "Militias," and the video-poems "Apocalypse ...


Mime: The Musical, Aaron House Jan 2007

Mime: The Musical, Aaron House

Honors Theses

Premise Listening is the key to harmony. Those who do not listen to others provoke disorder, chaos, and war; but a listening ear brings peace, love, and happiness.

Cast of Characters Siga -A rebellious mime prince, who believes in talking and especially singing. Rayrna -The beautiful princess of Speak City. King- The old fashioned king of Speak City Queen- The King's nagging wife. Advisor- The King's evil advisor, who wants to marry Rayma. Gl- One of the King's guards. G2- Another Guard GJ - One of the King' s goofy spies. G4 - An equally goofy spy.

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Bracelet, Gene Washington Dec 2006

Bracelet, Gene Washington

Gene Washington

ONE ACT PLAY: The lovers, JACK and JILL, have had a falling out. JILL agrees to give him a second chance. When they meet. JACK brings her a gift, a bracelet. JILL is reading a book, Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus. He has had, with the help of his jeweler, "My love, more than yesterday" engraved on one side and, on the other, "My love, less than tomorrow." JILL does not understand the intention of "less than tomorrow"; nor does she accept JACK's interpretation of it. She rejects him and the bracelet. WOMAN, looking for her ...


A Hard Man Is Good To Find, Gene Washington Dec 2006

A Hard Man Is Good To Find, Gene Washington

Gene Washington

A short play. 4 Characters 1 female and 3 males. A pastiche of Hemingway. This play is essentially about female choice, a well-documented phenomenon throughout the animal kingdom. This accounts, in part, for the mix of characters and the effects of their different genders. In order for the qualities that ground JILL’s character (her discontent with JACK, her sensuality, skill with language, etc.), there must be at least two males exhibiting salient “polar” male traits for her to choose between.