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Influences Of Science Fiction And Fantasy Fandom On Bias, Melissa Anne Gomez Jan 2015

Influences Of Science Fiction And Fantasy Fandom On Bias, Melissa Anne Gomez

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Science And Imagination In Anglo-American Children's Books, 1760--1855, Sandra Burr Jan 2005

Science And Imagination In Anglo-American Children's Books, 1760--1855, Sandra Burr

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

Didactic, scientifically oriented children's literature crisscrossed the Atlantic in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, finding wide popularity in Great Britain and the United States; yet the genre has since suffered from a reputation for being dull and pedantic and has been neglected by scholars. Challenging this scholarly devaluation, "Science and Imagination in Anglo-American Children's Books, 1760--1855" argues that didactic, scientifically oriented children's books play upon and encourage the use of the imagination. Three significant Anglo-American children's authors---Thomas Day, Maria Edgeworth, and Nathaniel Hawthorne---infuse their writings with the wonders of science and the clear message that an ...


The Woman, The Legend, The Power: Fictional Representations Of Marie Laveau In Twentieth-Century Literature, Elizabeth Clark Neidenbach Jan 2005

The Woman, The Legend, The Power: Fictional Representations Of Marie Laveau In Twentieth-Century Literature, Elizabeth Clark Neidenbach

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

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Paine, Blake And Hegemony, Grace Moore Jan 1996

Paine, Blake And Hegemony, Grace Moore

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


"In The Language Of The Outlaw": Joyce, Svevo, And The Appropriation Of Marginalized Dialects, Adam Marc Morris Jan 1995

"In The Language Of The Outlaw": Joyce, Svevo, And The Appropriation Of Marginalized Dialects, Adam Marc Morris

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

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The Measure Of Satire In Pope And West, Andrew Philip Wells Jan 1994

The Measure Of Satire In Pope And West, Andrew Philip Wells

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


A Distorting Mirror: "Wide Sargasso Sea" And "Jane Eyre", Laura Ellen Morey Jan 1993

A Distorting Mirror: "Wide Sargasso Sea" And "Jane Eyre", Laura Ellen Morey

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

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Hierarchial Compositions In Late-Eighteenth- And Early-Nineteenth-Century Landscape Art And Poetry, Elizabeth Rackley Jan 1993

Hierarchial Compositions In Late-Eighteenth- And Early-Nineteenth-Century Landscape Art And Poetry, Elizabeth Rackley

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

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Athletic Women In Fiction And Fact: The Portrayal Of Women Involved In Athletic Activity In Novels From 1890-1920'S, Kristi Marie Vera Jan 1992

Athletic Women In Fiction And Fact: The Portrayal Of Women Involved In Athletic Activity In Novels From 1890-1920'S, Kristi Marie Vera

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Breaking The Formula: Politics And Sexuality In Lesbian Detective Fiction, Meredith Abner Wood Jan 1990

Breaking The Formula: Politics And Sexuality In Lesbian Detective Fiction, Meredith Abner Wood

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Flannery O'Connor, Fyodor Dostoevsky And The Antimodernist Tradition, Katherine Hemple Prown Jan 1988

Flannery O'Connor, Fyodor Dostoevsky And The Antimodernist Tradition, Katherine Hemple Prown

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Modern Dramatic Tragedy And Aristotle's Poetics: A Comparison, Kimberly John Babcock Jan 1987

Modern Dramatic Tragedy And Aristotle's Poetics: A Comparison, Kimberly John Babcock

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Cromwell In The Garden: A Study In Balance, Wendy Sue Gilmer-Grubb Jan 1986

Cromwell In The Garden: A Study In Balance, Wendy Sue Gilmer-Grubb

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Tragic Mulatto: An Attempt To Read The Icons Of The Multiple Image, Conal Walsh Jan 1982

The Tragic Mulatto: An Attempt To Read The Icons Of The Multiple Image, Conal Walsh

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Marlow's Auditors, Susan Marie Wilson Lyons Jan 1979

Marlow's Auditors, Susan Marie Wilson Lyons

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Reaffirmation In The Last Poems Of Stevens And Yeats, Gael Monie O'Brien Jan 1973

Reaffirmation In The Last Poems Of Stevens And Yeats, Gael Monie O'Brien

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

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The Decline And Fall Of Arcadia: A Study In Eighteenth Century Thought, Barbara Joan Richards Jan 1950

The Decline And Fall Of Arcadia: A Study In Eighteenth Century Thought, Barbara Joan Richards

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Woman's Question As Viewed By Poets Of The 19th Century, Margaret L. Harter Jan 1934

The Woman's Question As Viewed By Poets Of The 19th Century, Margaret L. Harter

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Colloquial Substitutes For The Imperfect And Pluperfect Subjunctive In Anatole France "Le Crime De Sylvestre Bonnard", Gladys Ethel Calkins Jan 1926

Colloquial Substitutes For The Imperfect And Pluperfect Subjunctive In Anatole France "Le Crime De Sylvestre Bonnard", Gladys Ethel Calkins

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.