Date of Award

Spring 2012

Degree Name

Bachelor of Arts


English - Creative Writing

First Advisor

Professor Irene Papoulis


A collection of fiction short stories about the issue of identity. The stories question the idea of identity on a philosophical level, as well as by what means we frame our identities, and whether is is self-formed or formed by others. A particular tension is related to issues of the Information Age, including social media such as Facebook. Influences include David Foster Wallace, Spalding Gray, Jorge Luis Borges, Tim O'Brien, Bruno Schulz, and others.


Senior thesis completed at Trinity College for the degree of Bachelor of Arts in English.

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