Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

M.A. in Journalism

First Advisor

Vanessa Gregory

Second Advisor

Joseph B. Atkins

Third Advisor

Cynthia Joyce

Relational Format



This is the accompanying paper to the documentary thesis Trans Mississippi, which explores the lives of two transgender individuals living in Mississippi. This thesis outlines the theoretical underpinnings, as well as the director's methodology in producing the film and its justification.


Track: Academic



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