Title

Nine Months

First Advisor

Charles D'Ambrosio

Date of Publication

Spring 1-1-2012

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

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

Department

English

Language

English

Subjects

Asian American families, Families of the terminally ill, Cancer

DOI

10.15760/etd.514

Physical Description

1 online resource (iii, 83 p.)

Abstract

This is a collection of short stories that traces a chronological movement through one family's experience of the mother's illness. Each piece in the collection is meant to be an independent, free-standing short story. Each story is different, told from distinctive points-of-view, angles, and voices. However, every story covers a span of time within the nine months of the family's experience, in the presented order, as part of a collective movement toward the core. All together, the pieces hope to reflect a mosaic of sorts--one that tells a story that cannot otherwise be told.

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Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/8268

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