Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Date of Award

1-1-2016

Document Type

Dissertation

Degree Name

M.F.A. in Creative Writing

Department

English

First Advisor

Ann Fisher-Wirth

Second Advisor

Jay Watson

Third Advisor

Derrick Harriell

Abstract

This is a poetry collection divided into two parts. “North Street” is a sequence of poems that investigates the intersection of solitude and fear. “The Tinder Poems or Encounters of Another Kind” is a sequence that uses sexual experiences as a catalyst to explore the collision of power, love, and cultural expectation.

Concentration/Emphasis

Emphasis: Poetry

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