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Found in 886 Collections and/or Records:

Blade of Hope: A Novel of the Virago, 2022

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Identifier: pf_2022spring_babin_sheryl.pdf
Overview "Blade of Hope is a YA Fantasy of approximately 110,000 words that follows Harlow Stonehand, the orphaned daughter of a shunned magician and newest member of the queen select's personal guard. When a plot to assassinate the future queen select is uncovered, Harlow rescues her only to realize the corruption is not outside the kingdom of Thornewood. It's been right under her nose the entire time. To save the future queen Desminda's life, Harlow must brave great danger to smuggle her out of her...
Dates: 2022

Blind/Blend, 2020

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Identifier: vma_2020spring_severance_brittany_elizabeth.pdf
Overview "'Blind/Blend' is a multimedia installation that explores perceptual awareness and alternate ways of seeing the world due to the artist's own visual impairment. Through original stereo cards with swapped left and right channels, layered portraits on silk at different stages of clarity, and soft and shallow focused videos, she invites the audience to engage in active forms of looking. As the spectator navigates this installation through a near-sighted perspective, the artist asks one question...
Dates: 2020

Bliss, 2016

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Identifier: vm_2016summer_caetano_sofia.pdf
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A science fiction comedy film that follows The Scientist, a goddess-like woman who believes she created the perfect existence and the happiest civilization -- BLISS. The Scientist is, though, about to come to terms with accepting she failed on her endeavor. Therefore, she decides to send a couple of Blissed teenagers to the past, to Planet Earth. --Abstract.

Dates: 2016

Blood Incorporated, 2021

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Identifier: pf_2021summer_pruett_tyler.pdf
Overview "This thesis consists of the first act of the novel 'Blood Incorporated,' a science fiction thriller. This story features Cowboy, the protagonist, who discovers himself alone on the tundra, stripped of his memories. He survives the elements to find more danger in the city of Fabula, where emissaries of the villain BA, a master of evil, patrol the streets and try to kill Cowboy. He finds friends to assist on his quest to retrieve his lost memories and connect him with supernatural powers,...
Dates: 2021

Blood Island/Go to Hell, 2021

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Identifier: sf_2021spring_krolick_william.pdf
Overview "BLOOD ISLAND is an hour-long horror-comedy pilot that follows a group of reality tv stars on the set of a popular remote island dating show as a masked killer begins picking off the contestants, one by one. Think SCREAM meets BACHELOR IN PARADISE. GO TO HELL is a half-hour comedy pilot that follows a recently deceased workaholic as she navigates a tennis tournament in the underworld in the hopes of winning a second chance at life - all with the help of her new, unlikely companion, a talking...
Dates: 2021

Blood Will Have Blood: Shakespeare as Inquiry into the World, With the World, and With Each Other, 2023

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Identifier: te_2023summer_pearl-styles_rainier.pdf
Overview "While William Shakespeare's work permeates the United States education system, scholars debate the benefit. Through qualitative interviews and a review of literature, six pedagogical approaches to liberatory Shakespeare education were discovered and applied to a devising process. A group of unaffiliated adults piloted the co-constructed, devised process, which integrated social-justice theatre techniques with ensemble and community building activities with the goal of creating a performance...
Dates: 2023

Bloody Henry, 2016

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Identifier: vm_2016spring_disciscio_jean-paul.pdf
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Bloody Henry is a short (30 minute) narrative horror film, inspired by Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein," about Henry's struggle to survive despite physical and mental illness. A Bible salesman travels through small towns slaughtering sheep to transfuse blood into his veins. --Abstract.

Dates: 2016

Blue Basin, 2017

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Identifier: cw_2017fall_gadegbeku_zoe.pdf
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"A novel about the impossible project of the African diaspora, and about how Black women and femmes persist in making and re-making this diaspora, regardless of the cycles of dispossession and violence stretching from the dawn colonialism into our present. The narrative unfolds on Blue Basin Island, a location that blends aspects of folklore, cosmology and physical space from Ghana's Volta Region, Haiti, and Louisiana, specifically New Orleans." --Abstract.

Dates: 2017

Blue house and other stories, 2016

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Identifier: cw_2016fall_fiore_alayne.pdf
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"This collection of short stories uses gothic elements to explore human nature from a woman's perspective. At times melancholy, at times mysterious, the writer negotiates timeless subjects: strained family dynamics, old age, heartache, love, and loss." --Abstract.

Dates: 2016

Blue like Neptune and other stories, 2016

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Identifier: cw_2016fall_woods_caroline.pdf
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"A playful exploration of potential where personal experiences have been articulated and processed, in stories that stretch from the mundane to the magical." --Abstract.

Dates: 2016

Blue Rebellion/Out of the Blue, 2023

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Identifier: vm_2023spring_ali_mehvish.pdf
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"Blue Rebellion is a project featuring a multimedia exhibition, as well as short-film documentary called, "Out of the Blue' which explores the story and colonial history of natural indigo dye, an indigenous product of Bengal that is now being revived in Bangladesh, through slow and sustainable fashion by local artisans and entrepreneurs. It is a project celebrating an important artisanal craft that exists at the intersection of indigenous expression and colonial legacy." -- Abstract

Dates: 2023

Blue Square, 2022

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Identifier: vm_2022spring_smith_thomas.pdf
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"Blue Square is a short narrative fiction film in the horror/comedy genre. The film was written and produced with the intent to dissect the caricature of the tortured artist, criticize the popular romanticism of an imagined link between creative talent with severe mental illness, and use the genre conventions of cosmic horror to visually represent the anxieties and fears that come with creating art in any medium." -- Abstract

Dates: 2022

Boal in Action: A creative means for exploring and ending the stigma on emotional disorders., 2020

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Identifier: te_2020spring_almassey_linsey.pdf
Overview "Through my research, I have found that connections between creative expression and positive mental health have existed for quite some time now, and my goal was to create a workshop setting that could be virtually done anywhere. The lesson plans you will read put [Augusto] Boal's techniques into practice in a six-week workshop setting. During the six weeks of workshops, participants will be guided through exploring, sharing, and reflecting on their personal experiences living with an...
Dates: 2020

Bob Dylan approximately, 2017

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Identifier: cw_2017spring_haney_paul.pdf
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"Bob Dylan Approximately traces a project I undertook in 2016 to listen to every Bob Dylan album in chronological order. Parts music criticism, immersion journalism, personal essay, memoir, and biography, this thesis leverages my experiences to better understand and appreciate Dylan's life and music; as a result, I come to better understand my own roots as a Dylan fanatic." --Abstract.

Dates: 2017

Bodysuits, 2015

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Identifier: cw_2015spring_mastrangelo_elizabeth.pdf
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"Bodysuits, a linked short story collection in progress, explores how influences such as food, dance, cultural mores, and relationships can shape body image, and how body image can inform sexuality, self-love, and self-loathing. All of the stories feature characters connected by blood or happenstance." --Abstract.

Dates: 2015

Book discoverability in the age of eRetail, 2017

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Identifier: cw_2017spring_ramachandran_shivangi.pdf
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The author "examine[s] how book publishers and booksellers can help consumers sift through a crowded marketplace to discover midlist books, and how they can adapt their business strategies to be financially sustainable." --Abstract.

Dates: 2017

Born of the Divine, 2021

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Identifier: pf_2021fall_maudlin_kate.pdf
Overview "Naomi Pierce has moved place to place for years trying to find the source of her strange curse that only appears when death is near. Settling in Los Angeles, she begins to find a home when her best friend vanishes while investigating the dissappearance of four yachters. Following her gut, that her friend disappeared on the water she gets help from Captain Dylan Crest to find Annalise but the truth is, the police are looking at her as the prime suspect. As Naomi digs further she soon...
Dates: 2021

Boy soup, 2016

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Identifier: cw_2016spring_weinstein_david.pdf
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"The author chronicles his first full year after graduating from Yale. In his quest for personal intimacy and professional success, David Weinstein must confront the role of his sexuality in leading a fulfilling life. He comes of age in 2011, as gay rights gain traction in the United States." -- Abstract.

Dates: 2016

Break My Fall, 2019

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Identifier: cw_2019spring_berg_adam.pdf
Overview "After a traumatic head injury, Dylan Hendler Waxman, once a champion wrestler, has started a peculiar hobby: he waits outside train stations and photographs commuters; at the end of each month, he stalks someone home for the weekend. Dylan has left his Division I wrestling program and moved to Boston, to live with a family friend, Allie Houston and attend college with her. Stalking is a way for him to fill the void inside of him, to keep his mind off the realities of his new, trivial life....
Dates: 2019

Brecht in contemporary German theatre : Frank Castorf’s productions of Brecht’s plays from the perspective of postdramatic theatre, 2016

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Identifier: te_2016spring_schulte_hanife.pdf
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"This thesis analyzes the theatrical interplay between Brechtian theatre, postdramatic theatre, and Castorfian theatre." --Abstract.

Dates: 2016