Title

Modern Design and Other Stories

Date of Award

2000

Degree Type

Dissertation

Degree Name

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Department

English

First Advisor

Frederick Barthelme

Advisor Department

English

Abstract

This manuscript presents a group of eight short stories produced by the author during the years 1997 through 2000. The stories deal primarily with the success and failure of human relationships when the pressures of modern life are applied.