Date of Award


Document Type

Campus Access Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts (MFA)


English/Creative Writing

First Advisor

Askold Melnyczuk

Second Advisor

Lillian-Yvonne Bertam

Third Advisor

Jill McDonough


THE THING OF IT IS is a collection of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry about "things" and how humankind creates or attaches meaning to objects, objectifies living things, and interacts with those objects or living things once those meanings are imposed, interposed, or transposed.


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