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.

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Robin Jeffrey
Alexander Catchings
Jonathan Armoza
Noah Lee-Engel
Salwa Tabassum Hoque

Research - Undergraduate

Completed/published

Author/Title Research Type Related Fields

Andrea M. Squires. You are welcome to it if you like:" Seeing and Being Seen, While Reading History from Within the Margins: A Look at Jamaica Kincaid's Lucy." Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2013.

Honors Theses

Shelby Morgan Handler. [Un]covering Mirrors and Healing Backwards: Reclaiming Histories and Reframing Queer Jewish Anti-Zionist Resistance. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2013.

Honors Theses Jewish Studies, Queer Studies

Geoffrey Aaron Paul. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2013.

Honors Theses

Lucas McKinley Barash-David. House of Leaves as Emergent Literature in the Digital Age. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2013.

Honors Theses Literature

Sarah Lucinda St Albin. The Mechanics of Desire in Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2013.

Honors Theses 19th Century, Literature

Matthew Charles Hinnea. i poured my smoothie on your mother's face / as a rhetorical tactic in support of veganism: Tao Lin, Consumerism, and New Trends in Literature and Social Media Use." Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2013.

Honors Theses Literature, Culture

Reed James Perkins. Comics to Memes: The Transition into 'Post-postmodernism'. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2013.

Honors Theses Postmodern

Kelcie Anne Borton. Varied Views on Victorian Vices: Effects of Literary Idealism in Charles Dickens's Hard Times Versus Realism in William Thackeray's Vanity Fair. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2013.

Honors Theses Literature, 19th Century

Trevor Neil White. The Digital Campfire: Interactive Horror Storytelling and Web 2.0. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2013.

Honors Theses New Media

Joanne Huo Yuan Ho. The Commodity of Memory: Gift Giving and Cultural Memory in Jamaica Kincaid's Lucy. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2013.

Honors Theses Literature, Culture
Student Research Profile: McKenna Princing Independent Research American, Feminism and Feminist Theory, Film/Cinema, Gender, Narrative Analysis, Novel/Prose Fiction, Popular Culture, Sexuality, Women Writers
Student Research Profile: Melanya Materne Independent Research Communication, Education, Literature, Rhetoric and Composition, Writing Pedagogy
Student Research Profile: Noah Lee-Engel Independent Research 20th Century, 21st Century, Decolonial, Narrative Analysis, Philosophy
Student Research Profile: Alejandro Guardado Independent Research African, Culture, Film/Cinema
Student Research Profile: Alexander Catchings Independent Research 20th Century, African American, Literature, Race and Ethnicity
Student Reserach Profile: Merzamie Sison "Mimi" Cagaitan Independent Research Diaspora Studies, Gender, Race and Ethnicity, Sexuality, Women Writers

Jon Volkman, "Through the Eyes of the Mongoose: The Intent of Audience," 2012.

Symposia

Melanya Materne, "Literature in the Common Core State Standards: A Critique," 2012.

Symposia Education

Stephanie Whitney, "Exploring the International Student Experience: Improving the University's Response to a Changing Student Population," 2012.

Symposia Education

Alexander Catchings, "Pastiche and Humor in the Neo-Slave Narrative," 2012.

Symposia African American

Sarah Poppe, "Circles within Circles: George Herbert’s Poems around Poems, ad infinitum," 2012.

Symposia Poetry and Poetics

Sher-Min Yang, "The Literature of Sexuality: Evolving British Attitudes through the Later 20th Century into Contemporary Times," 2012.

Symposia Sexuality, 20th Century

Merzamie (Mimi) Cagaitan, "Soft Slips of Flesh: The Female Body as a Place of Sexual Violence and Site of Economic, Social, and Cultural Exchanges," 2012.

Symposia Sexuality, Feminism and Feminist Theory

Melanya Sophia Materne. Teaching Literature for College and Career Readiness: A Response to the Common Core State Standards. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2012.

Honors Theses Pedagogy, Education

Ajjana Thairungroj. An Exploration of Metaphysical Loneliness and Relationships in Sputnik Sweetheart and Kitchen. Honors Thesis, University of Washington. 2012.

Honors Theses

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