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Electronic Theses and Dissertations

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Electronic Theses and Dissertations


Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) are digital representations of student master's theses and doctoral dissertations. Upon submission in ScholarsArchive@OSU, they are soon available worldwide through the Library Catalog, ScholarsArchive@OSU itself, Google, GoogleScholar and other large search engines.

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Recent Submissions

  • Evans, Nicolas M.J. (2017-06-02)
    This thesis examines the postmodern confrontation of representation throughout the oeuvre of Martin McDonagh. I particularly look to his later body of work, which directly and self-reflexively confronts issues of artisti ...
  • Cedar, Robin L. (2017-04-28)
    Definitions of Care is a poetry collection that explores the relationship between siblings where one sibling is diagnosed with autism. These poems examine the process of growing up, from childhood to adulthood, but also ...
  • Kosch, Sarah Marie (2017-04-17)
    At its heart, this collection of short stories is about memory, uncertainty, and female agency. The apocalypse serves as a metaphor, and in some stories literal setting, for female characters navigating contemporary anxi ...
  • Malye, Julia (2017-05-09)
    As a French graduate student enrolled in a North American university, I have been drawn to explore in my fiction writing the themes of homesickness, nationality, (be)longing, displacement and identity. The stories of my ...
  • Mitchell, Samantha (2017-06-21)
    “Brightness in a Dark, Fast Night” is a collection of six short stories loosely set in rural/suburban Pennsylvania. These stories explore grief through the lens of familial relationships, as well as the boundary between ...