Date of Award

Fall 12-12-2016

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts (MFA)



First Advisor

Constance DeJong

Second Advisor

Carrie Moyer

Academic Program Adviser

Susan Crile


Religion is the denial of our instincts, the denial of our potential, and the inability to accept our cosmic solitude. I present the term Earthling as a totalitarian truth and religious surrogate that eliminates subdivisions and categorizations of all living things (race, gender, belief, sexuality, political view, age, species, etc.).



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