Portland State University. Department of English
Date of Publication
Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) in Creative Writing
Jacob Kevin Sauvageau, Homeless teenagers -- Biography, Homelessness, Family violence
1 online resource (iii, 111 pages)
The author narrates his teenage years as a homeless teen in suburban Washington State and Oregon. Among the items discussed are his struggles with parental drug use, verbal and physical abuse, finding shelter, and everyday life associated with homelessness. Upon establishing a stable living situation, the author explores his efforts to have a relationship with his father, and his eventual fallout with his family.
Sauvageau, Jacob Kevin, "Vagrant of the El Camino: a Memoir" (2017). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 4015.