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English Literature

The First Sacrificed Child.pdf

The First Sacrificed Child: Griselda's Marriage in The Clerk's Tale

A research essay that uses Medieval marriage and family structures to argue that Griselda herself is the first child Walter sacrifices.

From Latin to English.pdf

From Latin to English:

Leigh Hunt's "Song of Fairies Robbing an Orchard"

An analysis of a poem that uses historical linguistics to argue that Hunt's English translation of a Latin-language poem removed the poem from its Latin roots both linguistically and culturally.

Between Possible and Impossible.pdf

Between Possible and Impossible: Ellis's Love in The Sweet Everlasting

A research essay that examines the 20th century South's expectations of love, family, and race to argue that Ellis's character embodies those attributes.

Pride & Prejudice Screenplay.pdf

Pride & Prejudice Screenplay

A screenplay adaptation of a scene from an assigned text and includes a reflective essay presenting the models, choices, and process for writing the screenplay.

The Fire in Her Eyes Miss Quentin’s Character in Faulkner’s The Sound and the Fury.pdf

The Fire in Her Eyes:

Miss Quentin's Character in Faulkner's The Sound and the Fury

An interpretive essay of Miss Quentin's character using a feminist theoretical methodology, arguing that she is not a one-dimensional character.

Rebecca Screenplay.pdf

Rebecca Screenplay

A screenplay adaptation of a scene from an assigned text and includes a reflective essay presenting the models, choices, and process for writing the screenplay.

Hoy Quiero Experimentar Por Aquí.pdf

“Hoy Quiero Experimentar Por Aquí”: 

Rosalía and Cultural Appropriation

A research essay that examines the interviews, lyrics, and music of Spanish singer Rosalía regarding accusations of cultural appropriation to argue that the singer uses several modes of communication to defend her music.

History 

Annotated Bibliography Haiti in the US.pdf

Annotated Bibliography:

Haiti in the US

An annotated bibliography of primary sources from 1763 to 1850 connecting slavery in the US to Haiti.

Mexican Discrimination and Family Separation.pdf

Mexican Discrimination and Family Separation: How the Bracero Program and the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act Are Related

A conference paper that interprets primary sources to make a unique contribution to a subfield in history and argues that the Bracero Program and the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 are connected.

The Moon Landing for the Americans on Earth.pdf

Annotated Bibliography: The Moon Landing for the Americans on Earth

An annotated bibliography of primary sources regarding the 1969 Apollo 11 mission that offer insight into the cultural impact the mission had on Americans.