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    • 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 ...
    • Release 

      Karpa, Alyssa (East Carolina University, 2016-05-03)
      This thesis work depicts my process of therapy and rejuvenation found through artwork about abuse I suffered during high school. Through creating metaphors about the abuse, PTSD, and my anxiety, I discovered that my work ...
    • Resurgence 

      Staigvil, Kayla (East Carolina University, 2017-01-03)
      I believe objects have a lifespan, they have the capabilities to experience decay and metamorphose into something new. In my work, attention to detail and craftsmanship is important. The ideas surrounding my work focus on ...
    • THE RETURN 

      Fox, Linda Andrea (East Carolina University, 2012)
      "The Return" investigates how culture shapes our understanding of the natural world. The life process of death is the key to this understanding. Culture has interpreted, compartmentalized, or rationalized this process in ...
    • Rhythm to the Art Educator 

      Colby, Brooke (East Carolina University, 2009)
      Rhythm is a basic principle of art, taught to beginners and explored by master artists. However, rhythm is a difficult concept to understand and apply visually. The basic definition of rhythm is defined, and the use of ...
    • The Role of Technology in the 21st Century Art Room 

      Diehl, David (East Carolina University, 2013)
      How are art teachers today utilizing computer technology in the classroom and what role do they feel it should serve in art education? The purpose of this study was to explore how elementary art educators in North Carolina ...
    • Romancing The Labor 

      Vanek, Kevin M. (East Carolina University, 2013)
      This is a report of a creative body of work dealing with the adaptation of traditional industrial processes into contemporary sculpture. This thesis shows that admiration for labor is still present in sculpture by utilizing ...
    • Roxie, Mr. Bingo, Kewl and The Gate : Street Gangs in Kinston: Participating in One City's Game of Chance to Save Itself 

      Brennan, Anne (East Carolina University, 2010)
      This project in pursuit of social and aesthetic experience involved the Kinston Community Council for the Arts, the Kinston Department of Public Safety and The Gate of Kinston (Gang Awareness Training and Education; a ...
    • Ruff Sketches: The Art of Phoebe Sullivan 

      Mansfield, Joan; School of Art and Design (2015)
      As an artist and illustrator, Phoebe Sullivan is inspired by films, books, and nature. Her ideas begin in her sketchbook. She loves to bring entertaining and meaningful stories to life and has a drive for learning and ...
    • Sarah 

      Lazure, Sarah K (East Carolina University, 2017-04-28)
      As a woman artist, I create my own places to exist. My self-portraits are full of emotion, thought, and creative energy and are made to engage the viewer in an intimate moment. I work by transforming thoughts and emotions ...