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Transactional Consciousness: A Framework for Reading Genocide in the English Classroom
Maxine Greene has noted that teachers, in order to avoid accommodating ourselves as “functionaries,” must have in mind a “quest for a better state of things for those we teach and for the world we all share.” In a quest ...
Center Bluff: A Novel
The Testimony of Usher 22
Dissertation project The Testimony of Usher 22 is a novel that explores and subverts the subgenre of “opera novel” — the works of fiction in which opera occupies a significant part, both thematically and structurally. While ...
A journey from a failed novel to finding voice through memoir, the two genres dual for center stage.
Digital Humanity: The Novel and the Computer in the Information Age
This dissertation offers a historically specific account of the emergence of particular technologies within a particular literary and scientific moment. It identifies in three postmodern novels contemporary with the ...
Fiction in the Age of Memoir: The Form of the Novel in the 21st Century
This project argues that the centrality of the memoir as a cultural form has influenced recent fiction and shows that when fiction takes up the form of the memoir, it is able to make a critical comment on the genre that ...