Date of Award

Fall 12-16-2016

Degree Type


Degree Name


Degree Program

Creative Writing


Film and Theatre

Major Professor

Pr. Goodman

Second Advisor

Dr. Piano

Third Advisor

Pr. Winter


Wandering Sagebrush is a collection of eight unified short stories. The main themes of the thesis include: the struggle of identity and how one finds the people and places to call family and home. The stories focus on family we make, family we lose, family we choose, and the decisions one makes in the name of family.


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