Advisor

Leni Zumas

Date of Award

Spring 5-23-2012

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) in Creative Writing

Department

English

Physical Description

1 online resource (ii, 339 pages)

Subjects

Childbirth -- Fiction, Politics (Practical) -- Fiction

DOI

10.15760/etd.97

Abstract

On election night 2008, a child is conceived by two Barack Obama campaign staffers--Daniel from Seattle, Anza from Honduras. American Cuerpos is a novel about the body and the body politic, about what it means to give birth through the eyes of both mother and father.

Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/8271

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