The Journal of Graduate Liberal Studies

XXIV.1

Volume XXIV, Issue 1 – Fall 2018

 

FROM THE EDITOR

Unnatural Borders: ‘Belonging’ as Human Need and Contemporary Challenge

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excellence in INTERDISCIPLINARY WRITING AWARD – 2018

America’s PoshlustVacuum: The Young-Girl, Émigré, and Artist in Nabokov’s Lolita 

Meg Cook, Reed College

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excellence in CREATIVE WRITING AWARD – 2018

Bubo Virginianus 

Audra Coleman, University of North Carolina Asheville

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HUMAN VALUES—INSIGHTS, IMPLICATIONS, APPLICATIONS

When the Floodwaters Recede: Exposing the Line between Human-Made and Natural Disasters through Contemporary Mass Media and Southern African American Literary Narratives 

Emilie Mears, Florida State University

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NONFICTION

Against Bespoke Conformity: The Necessity of Adoption 

Mathieu Debic, Southern Methodist University

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NONFICTION

Looking for God and Finding Truth: The Way of Memory in Book X of The Confessions of St. Augustine 

Ronald Jackson, Clayton State University

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POETRY

Origami 

Kelly Mogk, Southern Methodist University

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NONFICTION

Beating against the Current: A Psychoanalytic Interpretation of Gatsby’s American Dream 

David D. Jones, Rollins College

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POETRY

Working-Class Triptych 

Darren J. N. Middleton, Texas Christian University

CREATIVE NONFICTION

Betty Buehner: A Life Fulfilled 

Jim Culley, University of Delaware

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NONFICTION

Western Music, Cosmic Meaning, and the Great War 

Charles A. O’Connor III, Georgetown University

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Contributors

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