Albright, Alex

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Baby Monitor 2012 170028 Baby Monitor consists of twelve essays and nine journal entries about my new experience of motherhood and the first year and half of my first child Benjamin's life. The essays and journal entries range from a mother's internal struggles of the stress...
COME ON DOWN TO SEE FOR YOURSELF : SOUTHERN RAILROAD TRACKS AS RACIAL SEGREGATORS--THE CASE OF GREENVILLE NORTH CAROLINA 2012 170028 Throughout American culture and through varying mediums railroad tracks have been depicted as tropes of socioeconomic repression technological development and even bountiful migration. For instance Joseph's Millichap in Dixie Limited (2002) details t...
Down In The Ghetto 2013 170028 "Down In The Ghetto" is an account of my time living in the largest favela/slum in Brazil written to fulfill the requirements of the M.A. in English with a concentration in creative nonfiction. I spent three months in 2002/2003 living in Rocinha a fa...
Finding Home : I've Been This Girl All Along 2012 170028 Where is home if you have no definitive place to call home such as a house you grew up in and someone in your family still lives there? My early life was spent living on Seymour Johnson and For Walton Beach Air Force bases. After my parents separated...
REAL PEOPLE WITH HOLLYWOOD STORIES : A COLLECTION OF CREATIVE NONFICTION 2012 170028 "Real People With Hollywood Stories" is a collection of creative journalism stories I've written to fulfill the requirements of the M.A. in English with a concentration in creative nonfiction. These are stories I discovered and had published or soon ...
Remembering Corporal J.Y. Joyner : An Historical Fiction 2012 170028 This is a creative nonfiction narrative about the farm life and military service of a Nash County resident J.Y. Joyner. This narrative will be a combination of real-life facts reality-based situations and settings derived from extensive research and ...
The Tarboro Three : Rape Race and Secrecy in a Small Town 2011 170028 In the summer of 1973 in the small town of Tarboro North Carolina three young black men offered a ride to a young white woman out walking alone at midnight. It is impossible to tell how different the lives of each of the four individuals would have b...
When Death Gave Birth to a Writer : A Collection of Essays and Poems 2012 170028 This personal collection of creative nonfiction sheds light on issues of abandonment victimization and dysfunctional relationships. It is accompanied by poems that serve as prefaces to each individual story as well as epigraphs pulled from film liter...