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dc.contributor.advisorSeuss, Diane, 1956-
dc.contributor.authorKime, Matthew
dc.descriptioniii, 43 p.en_US
dc.description.abstractThis project began as an attempt to recapture some of my study abroad memories that I had blocked out because of the painful events that happened to me shortly before returning to the United States from Mexico. As the project progressed, it turned into a self-examination touching on my genuine feelings regarding family, loneliness, friends and yes, even sex. I feel that the poems follow trends in theme and tone according to the style of the authors I was reading at the time. Poems such as Blink, which have a slower, ponderous tone, were inspired by Conrad Hilberry while poems like Late Day Fantasy, Homewrecker, and Night Dream at Noon which have a sexy, grab-you-by-your-gums attitude arise from reading Sandra Cisneros. Other authors I read during the project include Raymond Carver, Ernest Hemmingway, and Diane Seuss. Their voices are not particularly heard in any specific poems but can be subtly noticed throughout.en_US
dc.relation.ispartofKalamazoo College English Senior Individualized Projects Collection
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSenior Individualized Projects. English.;
dc.rightsU.S. copyright laws protect this material. Commercial use or distribution of this material is not permitted without prior written permission of the copyright holder. All rights reserved.
dc.titleSad Nightsen_US

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