Date of Award

Spring 5-2022

Author's School

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Author's Department

English, Writing (The Writing Program)

Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts in Writing (MFAW)

Degree Type



This thesis considers the complicated ways of seeing and being represented in film, television, art, and other forms of visual media, and how racialized and gendered subjects, who have been historically objectified and made into caricatures, create art.


English (en)

Chair and Committee

Carl Phillips

Committee Members

Mary Jo Bang, Co-Chair Marshall Klimasewiski

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