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    • Canada, 1982 to the Present 

      Chan, Olivia; Houston, Emmaline; Perri, Allison (2015-04-25)
      This resource pack of lessons explores a variety of topics affecting Canadian-American relations from 1982 to present. Lesson One works with analyzing the influence of NAFTA and Lesson Two works with analyzing the presence ...
    • Contested Terrains: Visualizing the Nation within Global Military Conflict 

      Cahill, Susan Elizabeth (2011-12-22)
      In this study, I use visual and material culture that addresses the contemporary war in Afghanistan to critically assess the ways in which national conflict history is envisioned. I focus in particular on cultural production ...
    • The Politics of Legibility: Writing and Reading Contemporary Arab American Women's Literature 

      Olwan, Dana (2014-10-06)
      This dissertation focuses on contemporary literature produced by Arab American women authors. My study utilizes the works of Diana Abu-Jaber, Mohja Kahf, Suheir Hammad, Naomi Shihab Nye, and Laila Halaby, to raise questions ...
    • Tragic America: Terror, Metaphor, and the Contemporary American Novel 

      Mauro, Aaron (2012-05-31)
      Since the attacks of September 11th, 2001, the literature of the United States has become increasingly concerned with telling tragic stories. While the literature written about the attacks is considerable and operates as ...