THE ROADS TO SHU: A Few Short Sketches About Guys

Open Access
Author:
Trueman, Stephen
Area of Honors:
Letters, Arts, and Sciences (Abington)
Degree:
Bachelor of Arts
Document Type:
Thesis
Thesis Supervisors:
  • Tramble Thomas Turner, Thesis Supervisor
  • Linda Patterson Miller, Honors Advisor
Keywords:
  • the peanut butter incident
  • b12ad
  • phat
  • dear jamie
  • miss t. eyes
  • exposure
  • the bouncer
  • a cut above
  • the boy and his dog
  • drug addiction
  • romance
  • transvestite
  • transgender
  • gender
  • william carlos williams
  • toni morrison
  • stephen king
  • letters
  • memoir
  • graphic memoir
  • creative fiction
  • dearest jamie
  • an ex-mas carol
  • portraits of dick
  • luke squirrel savers in space
  • the road to shu
Abstract:
A series of nineteen fictional stories follows. Each story focuses on one or several males and explores aspects of their lives and experiences and how it defines their gender status and role. Several of the stories are brief graphic memoirs. The collection is preceded by an introduction and followed by a commentary, both by the author.