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Advisory Committee Chair

Kerry Madden

Advisory Committee Members

Joey Kennedy

Adam Vines

Document Type


Date of Award


Degree Name by School

Master of Arts (MA) College of Arts and Sciences


THEY PULL YOUR GROWN-UP CARD FOR THIS JAMIE MCFADEN MASTER OF ARTS IN ENGLISH ABSTRACT They Pull Your Grown-Up Card for This is a collection of six nonfiction pieces. The majority of the pieces in the collection are personal essays with the exception of one written specifically as nonfictional prose and another that adheres to the memoir tradition. Major themes coursing through this body of work include notions of family, friendship, and self-awareness.



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