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Skin: Stories, Poems, And Essays, Amanda G. Hadlock Jan 2020

Skin: Stories, Poems, And Essays, Amanda G. Hadlock

MSU Graduate Theses

This thesis begins with a critical introduction which analyzes the use of objective correlative and varying points of view in creative writing in order to generate dialogue on cultural issues. I relate theories from Edward T. Hall, T.S. Eliot, Mikhail Bakhtin, and Lubomír Doležel to my own writing. Additionally, I situate my own multi-genre writing with work of contemporaries such as Maggie Nelson and Claudia Rankine. My hypothesis is that writers can use an objective correlative (Eliot) from the top of the cultural iceberg (Hall) as an entry point to representing deeper, more fraught cultural issues. Additionally ...


Editors' Note, Katherine M. Carithers, Caroline E. Cook Dec 2019

Editors' Note, Katherine M. Carithers, Caroline E. Cook

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The Stories We Tell, Daniella Cornejo, Daniel Penuela, Stacey Leon, Audrey Ashami Hammond, Guillermo Gonzalez, Laura Mejia, Jordyn Patterson, Luisa Valle, Mirian Melendez, Nicole Hernandez Nov 2019

The Stories We Tell, Daniella Cornejo, Daniel Penuela, Stacey Leon, Audrey Ashami Hammond, Guillermo Gonzalez, Laura Mejia, Jordyn Patterson, Luisa Valle, Mirian Melendez, Nicole Hernandez

First-Gen Voices: Creative and Critical Narratives on the First-Generation College Experience

These voices you will hear in this edition of First Gen Voices were crafted and cultivated in a summer trip to the Dominican Republic, where our writers had the opportunity to workshop and reflect on their experiences being first-generation. The purpose? To share their work, mind, and feelings about the struggles and incredible experiences they have made. It is their strength, resilience, and love. Enjoy.


Inside Work, Tom Larsen Sep 2019

Inside Work, Tom Larsen

Tom Larsen

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'Art' They Can't See, Lines, Anatomy Of Decomposing, October On Danford Creek, Wing Bone, And Taxidermy, Kailyn J. Dekker Aug 2019

'Art' They Can't See, Lines, Anatomy Of Decomposing, October On Danford Creek, Wing Bone, And Taxidermy, Kailyn J. Dekker

The Hilltop Review

The following document includes a selection and submission for the Hilltop Review. Within the file the reader will find five (5) poems and one (1) micro fiction piece. The poems are titled 'Art' They Can't See, Lines, Anatomy of Decomposing, October on Danford Creek, and Wing Bone. These poems incorporate darkness, illness, social issues, and a manifestation and exploration of the human condition. The Microfiction text titled Taxidermy, details the interaction between two siblings showcasing the younger sister's mental illness by detailing the delusional and obsessive behavior of this character.

These texts have been workshopped under the instruction ...


Confusion Word Association, Samantha Locke Jul 2019

Confusion Word Association, Samantha Locke

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West 91st, Gus Guszkowski Jul 2019

West 91st, Gus Guszkowski

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Yellow Helmet, Elisabeth Baumann, Samantha Locke Jul 2019

Yellow Helmet, Elisabeth Baumann, Samantha Locke

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Waabigwan, Liz Barrett Jul 2019

Waabigwan, Liz Barrett

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Petey’S World, Lily Anderson Jul 2019

Petey’S World, Lily Anderson

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The Overtoun House (Excerpt), Re Mcclendon Jul 2019

The Overtoun House (Excerpt), Re Mcclendon

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Untitled, Emily Charland Jul 2019

Untitled, Emily Charland

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Editors' Note, Katherine M. Carithers, Caroline Cook Jul 2019

Editors' Note, Katherine M. Carithers, Caroline Cook

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Nicole Sumida And Alex Yu Interview, Laraib Malik Jun 2019

Nicole Sumida And Alex Yu Interview, Laraib Malik

Asian American Art Oral History Project

Bio: Nicole Sumida is a co-founder and co-publisher of Riksha Magazine, an online magazine featuring creative work by and about Asian Americans. Alex Yu is a co-publisher of Riksha and both have been involved in community arts organizing since the 1990s in Chicago.

Riksha provides a space for capturing the Asian American experience through compelling writing, commentary, and artistic expression. We curate an online magazine that presents poetry, fiction, non-fiction, fine arts, and video and audio pieces. We also comment on and curate the bric-a-brac and ephemera of Asian American life.”


Colby Colgate The Toothbrush Writer, Elisabeth Baumann Jun 2019

Colby Colgate The Toothbrush Writer, Elisabeth Baumann

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A Golden Mare (Her), Thomas E. Hart Jun 2019

A Golden Mare (Her), Thomas E. Hart

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Dad Music, Samantha Locke Jun 2019

Dad Music, Samantha Locke

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Volume 83, Issue 1: Full Issue, Manuscripts Staff May 2019

Volume 83, Issue 1: Full Issue, Manuscripts Staff

Manuscripts

Full issue of 2019 Manuscripts.


Back Matter, Manuscripts Staff May 2019

Back Matter, Manuscripts Staff

Manuscripts

Includes designer's note and contributors.


Lost Bobbies, Viki Tomanov May 2019

Lost Bobbies, Viki Tomanov

Manuscripts

Poetry by Viki Tomanov.


Take Notes, Matt Del Busto May 2019

Take Notes, Matt Del Busto

Manuscripts

Prose by Matt Del Busto. Finalist in the 2019 Manuscripts Prose Contest.


When Did You Know, Camille Bates May 2019

When Did You Know, Camille Bates

Manuscripts

Art by Camille Bates.


The Patron Saint Of Girls Getting Groped, Josie Levin May 2019

The Patron Saint Of Girls Getting Groped, Josie Levin

Manuscripts

Poetry by Josie Levin. Finalist in the 2019 Manuscripts Poetry Contest.


Sketchbook 062219, Camille Bates May 2019

Sketchbook 062219, Camille Bates

Manuscripts

Art by Camille Bates.


Interlude Of Ice Cubes, Madeleine Luccetti May 2019

Interlude Of Ice Cubes, Madeleine Luccetti

Manuscripts

Poetry by Madeline Lucchetti.


Ameliorate, Melinda Peterson May 2019

Ameliorate, Melinda Peterson

Manuscripts

Photography by Melinda Peterson.


Devil's Drink, Con Murray May 2019

Devil's Drink, Con Murray

Manuscripts

Prose by Con Murray. Finalist in the 2019 Manuscripts Prose Contest. Martone Grant Recipient.


The Fool, Jared Kohn May 2019

The Fool, Jared Kohn

Manuscripts

Poetry by Jared Kohn.


Criticize Me, If You Please, Shaun'tae Swanson May 2019

Criticize Me, If You Please, Shaun'tae Swanson

Manuscripts

Butler Writers is an outreach of the Butler University English Department and MFA Creative Writing program that seeks to empower and amplify the voices of high school students in the Indianapolis community by connecting them with mentors and methods for self-expression.

Since its inception in 2011, this Jefferson Award-winning initiative has generated more than 1,800 mentee-mentor contact hours annually and served more than 1,500 unique students at our IPS partner schools.

For the first time, Manuscripts is proud to present a piece from a young poet in the Butler Writer’s after-school creative writing club. Shaun'tae Swanson ...


Spider Legs, Courtney P. Worley May 2019

Spider Legs, Courtney P. Worley

Manuscripts

Poetry by Courtney P. Worley.