Orvis, David

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Searching for “Sodality”: Abjection and Queerness in Naylor and Kenan 2011 2988 While other scholars, most notably Trudier Harris, have explored the similarities and differences between Gloria Naylor’s and Randall Kenan’s texts, few have considered the transformative queerness these two authors construct in their narrative...
Crip / Early / Modern: The Sexual Politics Of Disability In English Renaissance Literature 2017 547 This study inquires into the ways sick and disabled bodies bear a sexually politicized thrust within several dramatic and poetic works of the English Renaissance. I would like to add to the growing conversation concerning literary interpretations of ...
Finding Vegan Poetics: Literature For Nonhumans As An Ecofeminist Response To Carnism 2018 176 This thesis is my journey to finding and defining vegan poetics, a term I employ to define poetry that exhibits a vegan perspective through witnessing the mass slaughter of nonhuman animals and exposing the connection between the factory farming indu...
Queer Ecological Marvell 2019 163 Within the works of Andrew Marvell, there exists a fascination with relationship between humans and nature. Such a relationship results, in many cases, in the modification of nature, but through an application of queer ecological theory to several ...
Media, Literary And Scientific Constructions Of The Madwoman, A Computational Textual Analysis 2020 24 This paper will provide a textual analysis of three types of texts from the Victorian Era analyzing the patterns found based on the word choices in the texts involving the topic of the madwoman. Focusing on literary, scientific, and journalistic exam...