Date of Graduation
Eberly College of Arts and Sciences
Mary Ann Samyn
This collection of free verse poetry explores the author's personal experiences as a child in rural Appalachia and later as a student and resident of a larger college town. The poems use a variety styles of line, punctuation, and stance toward the material in order to achieve as complete of a picture of this landscape as possible. Some of the other ideas that are explored include work, our relationship to nature, masculinity, and communication.
Mersing, Travis, "Thicket Cathedral" (2016). Graduate Theses, Dissertations, and Problem Reports. 6222.