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Theses/Dissertations from 2013

Joe Fortuna, Tony Pisculli

I Was Human, Meg Reynolds

Making It Fly, Julia Welch Ridge


The Coded Lair, Julie Poitras Santos

Baby People: On Becoming the Woman I Never Knew I Wanted to Be, Katherine Sargent

Chasing Sheep, Chuck Smithson

Strange Monsters: Stories, Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam

The Midnight Thief, Emily Swartz

The Lost Colony, Andy Wales

An Excerpt from Mercenary's Trust, Johnathan Warner

Madder, Marco Wilkinson

Diagnosis, Renee S. Young