Date of Graduation
MFA Creative Writing Thesis
Eberly College of Arts and Sciences
From Inside the House is a collection of eleven creative nonfiction essays, nearly all segmented and nonlinear. The essays take place across a wide span of time, from childhood to the author’s current age, and feature her hometown in Michigan, post-college life in Chicago, and time spent in West Virginia. Themes that feature prominently include anxiety, class, relationships, politics, alienation, fear, failure, and ambition.
Shumway, Emilie Claire, "From Inside the House" (2019). Graduate Theses, Dissertations, and Problem Reports. 3841.
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