Multicultural and Transnational Literatures

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Congratulations to Coley Summerlin

Congratulations to Coley Summerlin upon successfully defending her thesis “A Shift in the Perception of Native American and Asian American and the Emergence of the Trickster Figure in Graphic Books: A Comparison of Political Cartoons from the 1800’s to Trickster, American Born Chinese, and Level Up,” directed by Dr. Huang. Keep in touch, Coley!

Terrific Thesis Defense

Congratulations on behalf of the MTL faculty to Kellie French upon her successful defense of her thesis, “Remembering, Eating, Cooking, and Sharing: Identity-Shaping Activities in Ethnic American First-Person Food Writings,” directed by Dr. Huang.

Outstanding thesis defense

I would like to congratulate Anne Benenhaley upon the successful defense of her thesis “’Darkness, Dirt, Deviance’—and Daddy: Patrilineal Relationships and the Negotiation of Womanhood in the Literature of Middle Eastern and Arab-American Women.”