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    • Painting Process as Art Form 

      Peedin, Jonathan R. (East Carolina University, 2013)
      The purpose of this written report of my thesis is to discuss the research and visual element presented in partial fulfillment of the Master of Fine Arts degree. In my research and creative practice, I focus on the integration ...
    • Passively Ever After : Disney's Cinematic Abuse in Beauty and the Beast 

      Lederer, Erin Michelle (East Carolina University, 2012)
      This thesis examines the manner in which Disney's Beauty and the Beast cultivates stereotypes and gendered behaviors consistent with domestic violence and thereby encourages viewers to accept and tolerate abuse against ...
    • Paying Close Attention 

      Micheletto-Blouin, Amanda (East Carolina University, 2011)
      Paying Close Attention is a body of work created to complete the Master of Fine Art degree at East Carolina University. This document supports my creative thesis, a body of three works entitled Mobile, Deconstruction, and ...
    • PERFORMANCE FOR ETHNOGRAPHY, DIALOGUE, AND INTERVENTION : USING ACTIVATING THEATRE TO EXPLORE THE REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH ISSUES FACING KENYAN ADOLESCENT GIRLS 

      Kimaiyo, Purity J. (East Carolina University, 2014)
      This thesis explores the utility of using performance, specifically activating theatre, both as a reproductive health intervention and as an ethnographic tool for exploring the reproductive health worldview of 17 adolescent ...
    • The Phenomenology of Impairment 

      Hobbs, Katherine K. (East Carolina University, 2014)
      This written research document supports The Phenomenology of Impairment, a mixed media installation consisting of three hundred and sixty-five self-portraits. This work was a part of a phenomenological exercise that ...
    • Pond Life : A Landscape of Sustainability for the Table 

      Stasevich, Catherine (East Carolina University, 2013)
      The purpose of this written report of my thesis is to discuss the visual element presented in partial fulfilment of the requirements of the Master of Fine Arts degree.  The objects in this visual presentation address our ...
    • PREMIUM Garbage 

      Rickett, Timothy Jason (East Carolina University, 2019-07-22)
      Each year the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) releases the Advancing Sustainable Materials Management: Facts and Figures Sheet. Within this document, the EPA records Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) generation, recycling, ...
    • Presently Post Modern 

      Brines, Nathan (East Carolina University, 2011)
      The museum, Fine Art, and the viewer's idea of status within these institutions are all ideologies. These ideologies are reinforced through our participation in them, acting them out as though they are natural. Photography ...
    • A Prodigal Parody 

      Rose, Patrick; Tolentino, Ryan; Hollis, Sarah; Morgan, Laura; Presson, Abigayil (2015-03-22)
      Premiere performance of a string quartet by ECU student composer Patrick Rose. Recorded at A.J. Fletcher Recital Hall on March 22nd, 2015.
    • A Rainy Night in the City 

      Ward, Isaac (2015-04-20)
      Premiere performance of a composition for bassoon and piano by ECU student composer Isaac Ward. Recorded at A.J. Fletcher Recital Hall on April 20th, 2015
    • Re-imaging traditions: Comparison of John Ruskin and Kim Chong-hui 

      Song, Borim (2003)
      This research is intended to focus on theories and beliefs of Ruskin and Kim Chong-hui, as they appear in their writings, paintings, and other scholars’ studies on them and to compare these two figures in the historical ...
    • Reawakening 

      Akins, Ernest (East Carolina University, 2014)
      Artists continually, create art celebrating Western Society and Civilization as the epitome of human culture. Art is created that memorializes our environment, landscape and culture in ways that are inconsistent with the ...
    • ReCollection 

      Wood, Laura (East Carolina University, 2011)
      The intent of this written research document is to support the creative research works entitled: ReCollection. This work supports an investigation of collecting and accumulation of material items in the American culture. ...
    • Recollection 

      Hargroder, Lacey M (East Carolina University, 2019-11-27)
      The purpose of this written report of my thesis is to discuss the visual installation presented in partial fulfillment of my Master of Fine Arts degree. The components of the visual work explore the role and impact of ...
    • The Recruitment Office of Interdisciplinary studies 

      Russell, Steven Daniel (East Carolina University, 2014)
      My work has always explored discarded material. I am also a passionate amateur of multiple disciplines. I call myself an amateur because of my curiosity for other disciplines not measured by a degree. The Office of ...
    • RED AND BLUE IDEOLOGY : A FANTASY-THEME ANALYSIS OF BARACK OBAMA'S POLITICAL DISCOURSE 

      Jarrell, Kelly Elizabeth (East Carolina University, 2011)
      This thesis will examine the rhetorical style of Barack Obama throughout the 2008 presidential campaign and his contentious push for health care reform, in order to provide insight into Obama's post-inaugural political ...
    • Redefining cultural identity in digital art practice: Artistic journeys across cultural boundaries and ethnic borders 

      Song, Borim (2009)
      During the past several decades, globalization has blurred the borders among cultures, to some extent. The development of computers and the Internet has accelerated the collapse of cultural boundaries and changed the ...
    • Reflect 

      Speranza, Katherine (East Carolina University, 2015)
      This document is written in conjunction with a series of work titled, Reflect. Through historical research, personal narrative, interviews, and the making process, I examine the differences between loneliness and solitude, ...
    • Reflections of Difference 

      Sutton, Sally L. (East Carolina University, 2013)
      "Reflections of Difference" is an installation intended to explore and express the issues of women dealing with their body image. To create this thesis I have incorporated scientific data, personal interviews with my ...
    • Relationships Between Art Education and the Workplace 

      Moore, Jamie Lynn (East Carolina University, 2012)
      This study undertakes the challenging and imperative task of making connections and finding trends between what art education teaches and how these skills, abilities and thinking patterns translate into the workplace. The ...