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Advisory Committee Chair

Stacy Tintocalis

Advisory Committee Members

Ted Benditt

Sue Kim

Lawrence Wharton

Document Type


Date of Award


Degree Name by School

Master of Arts (MA) College of Arts and Sciences


This thesis is a collection of five personal essays dealing with moral ambiguity. The essays fit into the genre of Creative Nonfiction. Moral ambiguity is a theme that can be traced throughout the history of literature. This thesis blends the elements of literature and nonfiction in order to craft essays around a theme of moral complexity.



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