Undergraduate

For general information about research opportunities, see our Humanities Research page.
For examples of specific project types, see Independent Research, Honors Theses., or Undergraduate Research Symposia.

Alexandra Deem
Samuel Pizelo
Alexander Catchings
Robin Jeffrey
Melanya Materne
William Connor Smith

Completed/published

Author/Title Research Type Related Fields
Student Research Profile: Danielle VonLehe Independent Research 19th Century, 20th Century, Comparative Literature, Critical Theory, Visual Culture
Student Research Profile: Hilary Roseann Bowen Independent Research Communication, Performance Studies

Vincent Pham, "Injecting Racist Hysteria: How Media Coverage of the 2009 H1N1 (Swine Flu) Virus Raises Questions About Border Security, NAFTA, and Mexican Representation in U.S. Culture," 2014.

Symposia Publics/Public Spheres

Samuel Pizelo, "Born Dying:' Cultural Futures, Social Space, and Reproductive Economy in Southern African AIDS Narratives," 2014.

Symposia African

Alexandra Deem, "The Black Cook and the Tin Drum: Intimate Ethics in Literature," 2014.

Symposia Literature

Cali Kopczick, "Complicating Professional Development: A Tutor-Driven Approach to Professionalization in the Writing Center," 2014.

Symposia Writing Pedagogy

Dandi Meng, "Aura in Photographic Reproductions of the Didarganj Yakshi," 2014.

Symposia Media Studies

Sara Patton, "Science Fiction and Utopia: The Superiority of Intersecting 'Spaces'," 2014.

Symposia Science Fiction

Hyungbin Kang, "The Sea Wolf: A Naturalist Novel?" 2014.

Symposia Literature

Ian Nathaniel James. De historiis sensis: Perceiving Alternative Histories through Medieval Historiography. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses Medieval

Whitney Paige Schmidt. Hyperbolic Interpellation: Subjectivity in Bioshock. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses New Media

Max Stuart Carsen. V-Processes in Gravity's Rainbow. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses

Vedran Jankovic. Bow Down: The Evil of Banality and the Phantasmal Subject of Nightwood. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses Modernism

William Connor Smith. Encountering Violence in the Spectacle of Suzanne Collins' The Hunger Games. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses

Eric Ga-Ming Cheuk. What has cast such a shadow on you?: Monstrosity, Interpretive Excess, and the Politics of Representation in Poe's "The Man of the Crowd" and Melville's "Benito Cereno.". Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses Literature

Hyungbin Lae Kang. The Image and Motif Across Conversation in Nightwood. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses Modernism

Danielle Marie VonLehe. The Dialectical Photograph: Redefining the Historical Process Using the Photography of Eugène Atget. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses

Heekwon Choi. Formations of Resistance in Korean American Fiction. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses Asian American

Stephanie Valentine Kastner. How Easy it was to Fast:' Anorexia and the Self-Starving Body in the Biopolitical Era. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses Political Science

Nicholas Alexander Weber. Victorian Normalization and Willful Exile: Biopower and the bildungsroman in the works of Charles Dickens. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses 19th Century

Ian Russell Cunningham. The War Will Be Televised: Racial Profiling and the War on Drugs in Breaking Bad. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses Race and Ethnicity

Cali Rose Kopczick. Translation as History-Writing: Disrupting Linearity Come Hell and High Water. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses Translation and Interpretation

Natalie Ann White. How attached are we to technology? : An examination of the technological culture in Margaret Atwood's Oryx and Crake and its subversion of the nature-culture paradox. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses Science and Technology

Alexandra Elizabeth Deem. Envisioning Intent: Models of Biopolitical Carnival in Benito Cereno and Heart of Darkness. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses Literary Criticism

Dandi Meng. Alimentary School: Roald Dahl and the Biopolitics of Consumption. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2014.

Honors Theses Literature

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