Portland State University. Department of English
Date of Award
Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) in Creative Writing
1 online resource (ii, 150 pages)
Alienation (Social psychology) -- Fiction, Psychic trauma -- Fiction
Lion in Summer & Other Beasts is an investigation into point of view, place and the fragment. Many of the characters are searching for a sense of home outside of their birthplace, in cities such as New York City, Charleston, Portland and Tel Aviv. Major themes include alienation, love and trauma.
Carr, Jamie Alexandra, "Lion in Summer & Other Beasts" (2014). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 1873.