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Theses/Dissertations from 2014

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Spinsters, Old Maids, and Cat Ladies: A Case Study in Containment Strategies, Katherine Barak

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Mechanics and The Essence of Technology, William Emerson

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Sumptuous Soul: The Music of Donny Hathaway Everything is Everything Donny Hathaway, 1970, Keisha Hicks

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"That's What She Said": Politics, Transgression, and Women's Humor in Contemporary American Television", Melinda Lewis

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The Impact of Race on Perceptions of Authenticity in the Delivery and Reception of African American Gospel Music, Adriane Thompson-Bradshaw

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Playing for Their Share: A History of Creative Tradeswomen in Eighteenth Century Virginia, Elisabeth Woronzoff-Dashkoff

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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Vatos Sagrados: Exploring Northern Ohio's Religious Borderlands, Adrian Bautista

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Women of Ill Fame: Discourses of Prostitution and the American Dream in California, 1850 - 1890, Angela Fitzpatrick

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Mindful Movement as a Cure for Colonialism , Kristy Ganoe

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From Holmes to Sherlock: Confession, Surveillance, and the Detective, Arundhati Ghosh

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FutureBodies: Octavia Butler as a Post-Colonial Cyborg Theorist, Cassandra Jones

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Madness as a Way of Life: Space, Politics, and the Uncanny in Fiction and Social Movements, Justine Lutzel

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How Does Religion Shape Filipino Immigrants` Connection to the Public Sphere? Imagining a Different Self-Understanding of Modernity, Aprilfaye Manalang

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Luggage to America: Vietnamese Intellectual and Entrepreneurial Immigrants in the New Millennium, An Tuan Nguyen

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Vodou and the U.S. Counterculture, Christian Remse

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An Uncertain Poetics of the Intoxicated Narrative: Drugs, Detection, Denouement, Sudipto Sanyal

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Implicit Religion and the Highly-Identified Sports Fan: An Ethnography of Cleveland Sports Fandom, Edward Uszynski

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Women's Participation in Endurance Motorcycle Challenges, Abagail Van Vlerah

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

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Parrotheads, Cheeseburgers, and Paradise: Adult Music Fandom and Fan Practices, Kelly MacDonald Weeks

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Houses, Hot Dogs, and 'Hoods: Place Branding and the Reconstruction of Identity in Rick Sebak's Pittsburgh Documentaries, Bryan McGeary

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Memory and Meaning: Constructed Commemoration in a Nation's Capital City, Eric Weeks

Theses/Dissertations from 2011

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Voicing the Voiceless: Feminism and Contemporary Arab Muslim Women's Autobiographies, Taghreed Abu Sarhan

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“Well, It Is Because He’s Black”: A Critical Analysis of the Black President in Film and Television, Phillip Cunningham

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Cosmopolitan Ethics and the Limits of Tolerance: Representing the Holocaust in Young Adult Literature, Rachel Dean-Ruzicka

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Hackers, Cyborgs, and Wikipedians: The Political Economy and Cultural History of Wikipedia, Andrew Famiglietti

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“You’ve Seen the Movie, Now Play the Game”: Recoding the Cinematic in Digital Media and Virtual Culture, Stefan Hall

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The Wild Things, Joanne Joys

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A Place Apart: The Role of Nostalgia in a Detached Community, Martin Otto Zimmann

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(DIS)ARTICULATING THE FRONTIER BODY: ARTIFACTS, APPENDAGES, AND SPECTRES IN THE DISCOURSE OF THE AMERICAN WEST, Charlotte Quinney

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Consuming Liberation: Playgirl and the Strategic Rhetoric of Sex Magazines for Women 1972-1985, Chadwick Roberts

Theses/Dissertations from 2010

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Selling the Splat Pack: The DVD Revolution and the American Horror Film, Mark Bernard

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Pressed between the Pages of My Mind: Tangibility, Performance, and Technology in Archival Popular Music Research, Rebekah Burchfield

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Political Melodies in the Pews?: Is Black Christian Rap the New Voice of Black Liberation Theology?, David Moody

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A Hermeneutical Ontology of Cyberspace, Cristian Pralea

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Rewiring Difference and Disability: Narratives of Asperger's Syndrome in the Twenty-First Century, Neil Shepard

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What Are Little (Empowered) Girls Made Of?: The Discourse of Girl Power in Contemporary U.S. Popular Culture, Rosalind Sibielski

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Silencio: The Spectral Voice and 9/11, Lloyd Vayo

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“I Laid my Hands on a Gorgeous Cannibal Woman”: Anthropophagy in the Imperial Imagination, 1492 – 1763, Kelly Watson

Theses/Dissertations from 2009

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From 'The Wizard of Oz' to 'Wicked': Trajectory of American Myth, Alissa Burger

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Foods That Matter: Constructing Place and Community at Food Festivals in Northwest Ohio, Nathan Crook

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Use and Influence of Amateur Musician Narratives In Film, 1981-2001, Colin Helb

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From Girlfriend to Gamer: Negotiating Place in the Hardcore/Casual Divide of Online Video Game Communities, Erica Kubik

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Space Oddities for the Age of Space Tourism, Michael Lupro

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Say Hello to My Little Friend: De Palma's Scarface, Cinema Spectatorship, and the Hip Hop Gangsta as Urban Superhero, Rob Prince

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Reel Gender: Examining the Politics of Trans Images in Film and Media, Joelle Ryan

Theses/Dissertations from 2008

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Competing Identities: Representations of the Black Female Sporting Body from 1960 to the Present, Ramona Bell

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Mining the Past: Performing Authenticity in the Country Music Biopic, Molly Brost

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Behind the Smile: Negotiating and Transforming the Tourism-Imposed Identity of Bahamian Women, Dellareese Higgs

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Performing Blackness at the Heart of Whiteness: The Life and Art of Jean-Michel Basquiat, Christopher Johnston

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The L Word Menace: Envisioning Popular Culture as Political Tool, Marnie Pratt

Theses/Dissertations from 2007

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Pimps and Ferrets: Copyright and Culture in the United States, 1831-1891, Eric Anderson

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Race, Memory, and Communal Belonging in Narrative and Art: Richmond, Virginia's Monument Avenue, 1948-1996, Matthew Barbee

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Girls Who (Don’t) Wear Glasses: The Performativity of Smart Girls on Teen Television, Sandra Conaway

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Immigrant Anxieties: 1990s Immigration Reform and The Neoliberal Consensus, Christina Gerken

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Performed Identities: Heavy Metal Musicians Between 1984 and 1991, Bradley Klypchak

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Beyond Celebration: A Call for Rethinking Cultural Studies, Carolyn Lea

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John Dewey and Documentary Narrative, Denis Mueller

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Shattered Glass and Broken Dreams: Utilizing the Works of Michel De Certeau to Analyze Coping Mechanisms and Overt Forms of Resistance Among Glass Workers in Huntington, West Virginia, Dan Shope

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“Something Wicked This Way Comes”: Constructing the Witch in Contemporary American Popular Culture, Catherine Shufelt

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The Stranger in the Dark: The Ethics of Levinasian-Derridean Hospitality in Noir, Stephen Swanson

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Representations of Redface: Decolonizing the American Situation Comedy’s “Indian”, Dustin Tahmahkera

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Passing Masculinities at Boy Scout Camp, Patrick Vrooman

Theses/Dissertations from 2006

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American Feminist Manifestos and the Rhetoric of Whiteness, Elliot Adams

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RACE ON FIRST, CLASS ON SECOND, GENDER ON THIRD, AND SEXUALITY UP TO BAT: INTERSECTIONALITY AND POWER IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL, 1995 - 2005, Lisa Alexander

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SEARCHING FOR WONDER WOMEN: EXAMINING WOMEN'S NON-VIOLENT POWER IN FEMINIST SCIENCE FICTION, Maria DeRose

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Mothers, Militants, Martyrs, & “M’m! M’m! Good!” Taming the New Woman: Campbell Soup Advertising in Good Housekeeping, 1905 – 1920, Lori Liggett

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THE SOCIOLOGICAL HITCH, Jeanine Pfahlert

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THE BUSINESS AND PLEASURE OF FILMIC LESBIANS PERFORMING ONSTAGE, Jamie Stuart

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IRL (In Real Life): Breaking Down the Binary of Online Versus Offline Social Interaction, Stephanie Tuszynski

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POLICING THE WORLD: AMERICAN MYTHOLOGIES AND HOLLYWOOD'S ROGUE COP CHARACTER, Marilyn Yaquinto

Theses/Dissertations from 2005

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Policing the Borders of Identity at The Mormon Miracle Pageant, Kent Bean

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SOMEWHERE IN-BETWEEN: TWEEN QUEENS AND THE MARKETING MACHINE, Meredith Guthrie

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White Is and White Ain’t: Representations and Analyses of Whiteness in the Novels of Chester Himes, Scott Walter