Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Jeremy M. Glick
Academic Program Adviser
In William Shakespeare’s The Tempest (1610-1611) and Junot Diaz’s The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao (2007) the character negotiate contradictions of freedom: the entitlements that justify violence as well as oppression on the one hand and rights that grant access to emancipation from violence and imposition on the other.
Serres, Menaka, "Contradictions of Freedom in The Tempest and The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao" (2019). CUNY Academic Works.
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