Advanced Study Papers


Senior English Majors


  • Bite Me: Bram Stoker's Dracula as a Women's Handbook for Behavior and a Man's Cautionary Tale
  • In Search of Rest: How and Why Rabbit Expresses His Beliefs Toward God and Those Around Him in Rabbit, Run and Rabbit at Rest.
  • What You Never Knew You Could Find in Wonderland
  • Ideal Journey: Jack Kerouac's On the Road
  • Jane Austen's Space Odyssey: 2001: The Use of Space in Two of Jane Austen's Novels
  • Turning the West into East: Transition from William Shakespeare's King Lear to Akira Kurosawa's Ran
  • Voices of the Dead: An Intertextual Study of the Poetry of Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes
  • "Of Motorcycles and Genuflecting": The Use of Imagery, Memory and Self ("I") in "Personal Classic" Poetry
  • My Mom Can Kick Your Mom's Ass: A Study on Women in Sports, Past and Present Issues
  • We All Need Each Other: Community-Actualization in Sherwood Anderson's Winesburg, Ohio
  • Dracula vs. Lestat and the Vampires of Anne Rice
  • Overcoming the Past: The Relationship Between Voice and Selfworth in Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God
  • Walking Shadows: The Sound and The Fury and the Failure of Words
  • Roald Dahl: Misogynist? No. Entertaining Writer? Yes.
  • New Fairy Tales Hidden in a Literary Forest: Snow White and Tarzan