Honors Program

Honors in English

Date of Award


Thesis Professor(s)

Mark D. Baumgartner

Thesis Professor Department

Literature and Language

Thesis Reader(s)

Michael Cody Jesse Graves Elwood Watson


This thesis explores the genre of gothic literature by outlining the themes and common techniques that writers use. It discusses prominent writers in the genre, as well as critiques their techniques and compares them to my own. Two fiction pieces are accompanied with the critical introduction that fit the gothic literature genre.

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Honors Thesis - Withheld

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