Date of Award
Open Access Thesis
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Lynn M. Kuzma, Dean
Stonecoast MFA, creative writing, fiction
This thesis contains the first 115 pages of a novel that takes place in the Philippines between 1908 and 1944. The main character , Sampaguita, is a young girl who is growing up in a house with her wealthy father, a prominent lawyer in their town, his wife, their children, as well as her mother who is a concubine and dances waltzes with American soldiers in the local cantina for 10 cents per song, and the rest of her siblings.
Delcourt, Alexandria, "Sampaguita" (2014). All Theses & Dissertations. 70.