crown CU Home > Libraries Home
Columbia University Libraries Archival CollectionsColumbia University Archives Collections
 

   School of General Studies Literature-Writing theses, 1984-2007.

Download and Print CitationContact Bookmark Share

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); School of General Studies Literature-Writing Theses; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

COinS Metadata available (e.g., for Zotero).
Submit a request for access to the archival material.
All users will need to register the first time they make a request.
Columbia-affiliated users may login with their uni and password.
Unaffiliated users may create a new account.

Series I: Theses and Other Writings, 1984-2007

This series, made up of the undergraduate writing theses and writing projects, comprises the bulk of the collection.

Abel, Cheryl—Short Stories and Other Plays

Box 1
Adams, Amber—Senior Thesis
Box 1
Ades, Ruth—Glorious Uncertainty
Box 1
Agrapidis, Emmanuel—Die Dreaming
Box 1
Alderman, Scott—Six Poems, Three Stories, and a Scene
Box 1
Alayo, Pilar—The Journey
Box 1
Alliots, Jamie—School of General Studies Thesis
Box 1
Anderson, Ariston-Lizabeth—Mappings
Box 1
Anderson, Virginia—Excerpts from Neutral, "The Mullica Cup” and Peoms
Box 1
Amari, Jay—Looking for Time…(screenplay)
Box 1
Apicella, Vinnie—Senior Thesis
Box 1
Ariniello, David—Senior Thesis
Box 1
Arkin, Jonathan—The Settlement (play)
Box 1
Augustin, Rojé—Senior Thesis
Box 1
Austenberg, Anita Joy—Certain Sauces Give Me a Rash: Collected Works of Varying Significance
Box 1
Bailyn, Evan—Flexible: Memoirs of a Male Cheerleader
Box 1
Bazzarelli, Sandra—If Ever You Should Happen Upon Me
Box 1
Beech, Maria Alexandra—Independent Project: Spring
1997
Box 1
Bell, Amy—Special Moves
Box 1
Bell, Ting Wang—Independent Project
Box 1
Belli, E.C.—A Three Dog Night (poems)
Box 1
Benito, Juan—Senior Thesis
Box 1
Berger, Dorothea—Slices of Life
Box 1
Bertrand, Stacey—Senior Thesis
Box 1
Beser, Erin—50 Hours with Charlie
Box 1
Betts, Paul—Independent Writing Project
1995
Box 1
Beurteaux, Danielle—Senior Thesis
Box 1
Blanc, Gregory—Janecek’s Women and Other Stories
Box 1
Bienstock, Shirley B. Lesser—Five Telling Tales
Box 1
Bird, John Everett—Senior Thesis
Box 1
Blank, Steve—The Compilation of Steve Blank’s Stories

Box 2
Blue, Sally—Choreography of a Love Affair
Box 2
Boissier, André—Another Way of Saying Sacred
Box 2
Brandt, Kimberly—Visions
Box 2
Breving, Rebecca—The Burden of Family
Box 2
Brooks-Church, Gennaro—Senior Thesis
Box 2
Brown, Larae—Reflections: Loving, Learning, and Having My Say
Box 2
Bruner, Rick—Senior Writing Project
Box 2
Bujosa, Debbie—Untitled
Box 2
Burton, Matthew Lee—The Pilgrim Soul
Box 2
Burton, Theresa Hill—Outside Control
Box 2
Butler, Ashley—Grey
Box 2
Caggiano, Diana—Senior Thesis
Box 2
Campbell, Christopher S.—No Money, No Job, in Debt, and Pregnant
Box 2
Campbell, Denise Victoria—Senior Thesis
Box 2
Cantley, Erica—Reservation for Murder
Box 2
Cantley, Erica—Senior Thesis
Box 2
Caplan, Michael B.—Senior Thesis
Box 2
Cary, Leah—Senior Thesis
Box 2
Cassell, Thomas—Influence/ Blackout (2 plays)
Box 2
Catala, Anthony—Home Again (play)
Box 2
Caws, Matthew—Important Shoes
Box 2
Cha, Jane—Senior Thesis
Box 2
Christenson, Laurie—Senior Independent Project
Box 2
Charles, Eustace—You Never Came to My House
Box 2
Chuang, Jane—Eating People: A Collection of Five Stories
Box 2
Clores, Suzanne—The Operatic Forest
Box 2
Cobbs, Tammy—Senior Thesis
Box 2
Cole, Williams Rossa—Collected Works: Poetry, Fiction and Drama
Box 2
Concannon, Deborah—Senior Thesis
Box 2
Condon, Joshua P.—Senior Thesis
Box 2
Connelly, Daniel—Senior Portfolio
Box 2
Cosgrove, Paddy—Sequiters

Box 3
Contratto, Jordan—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Conty, Melanie—Independent Project
Box 3
Coppeta, Angela Flores—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Correa, Raul—And I Wail Right Back
Box 3
Cortina, Luis—Of Dreams and Death
Box 3
Crouch, Lisa Marie—Senior Portfolio
Box 3
Cubas, Carlos R.—Other Voices Other Places: A Collection of Poems and Stories
Box 3
Czapsky, Abigail—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Daniels, Marguerite—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Darby, Ann—Light of Things
Box 3
Darden, Tiffany—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Darnell, Michael—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Darnell, Michael—Jackson’s Manifesto
Box 3
D’Aoust, Renée E.—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Davies, Aura—Raw
Box 3
Davis, Indara—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Davis, Nicole—Two Short Stories
Box 3
Dawson, Brian Paul—Senior Thesis
Box 3
De Marco, Mary Anne—Carrots and Rum: A Collection of Short Works
Box 3
de Lucena, Alex—Senior Thesis
Box 3
DeMeritt, Jennifer—Independent Project: Collected Work 1992-1994
Box 3
Dennison, Deborah A. I.—Perfectly Natural (screen play)
Box 3
Dong, Tanying—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Dillon, James P.—Four
Box 3
Dobkin, Machbi—The Coral Road
Box 3
Donato, Joe—Styrofoam Soul
Box 3
Doran, John J.—Independent Project
Box 3
Dowd, Ellen M.—Untitled
Box 3
Dunphy, Christine Noelle—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Edwards, Gary F.—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Ehrbar, Edward—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Eliot, Owen—Gadgets Inc.
Box 3
Ellison, Laura—Senior Thesis
Box 3
Epstein, Jamie—Hardly Spartan
Box 3
Erickson, Bonnie E.—Resisting Inertia: Kinetic Prose

Box 4
Erving, Erich—Songs of the Salamander,
2006
Box 4
Faber, Alex—GS Senior Thesis,
2004
Box 4
Espaillat, Jo-Ann Rivera—Independent Project
Box 4
Farren, Elizabeth—In a Mudflat: Selected Works,
2001
Box 4
Fay, Michael—Endings and Beginnings
Box 4
Fechtor, Kasey—Attempting to Make Thoreau Proud
Box 4
Feingberg, Neil—Senior Project,
1994
Box 4
Ferrandino, Joseph—A Pidgen Pantomime and Other Fictions,
1984
Box 4
Finnegan, Tom—Thesis,
2002
Box 4
Flaherty, Judith—Bridges
Box 4
Flashner, Jari—Athletes of the Dream,
1986
Box 4
Flax, Melissa Barrett—Thesis
Box 4
Flint, Austin—The Flaming Spider: Jonathan Edwards in Northampton
Box 4
Floyd, Laurie—There to Here,
1992
Box 4
Fogel, Rena Chelouche—A Thread of Dirt,
2004
Box 4
Fox, Anne-Marie—Independent Writing Project,
1990
Box 4
Fox, Carol—Slaying a Dragon,
1986
Box 4
Frankfurt, Abigail—Senior Thesis,
2001
Box 4
Frazier, Abigail—A Well-Ordered Life: A Collection of Stories
Box 4
Freedberger, Peter S.—Freedom Tower On: The Beginning of a Novel
Box 4
Freidin, Elizabeth—In A Rib Cage: Selected Poems,
2001
Box 4
Fusco, Stephen—Soliloquy: A Collection of Poetry and Prose
Box 4
Gaynor, Ruby—Senior Thesis,
2003
Box 4
Gedda, Stacey—Pathways,
1990
Box 4
Gershenson, Adam—While the City Sleeps
Box 4
Ghelman, Dorothy—Independent Writing Project,
1990
Box 4
Giannotti, Kathleen—Someone to Dance in the Dark With and Other Stories,
1993
Box 4
Gibson, Melissa Jane—Three One-Act Plays,
1990
Box 4
Giglio, Ann-Marie—Seinning: A Collection,
1987
Box 4
Gilbert, Suzie—Appearances,
1983
Box 4
Gilman, Scott—Independent Writing Project
Box 4
Goetz, Brendan John Michael—Guy’s Night: A Screenplay
Box 4
Goldberg, Ellen C.—Death and Other Amusements,
2002
Box 4
Goldberg, Michael—Senior Thesis for the Literature-Writing Major Columbia University School of General Studies,
1999
Box 4
Goldstein, Neil—Bring Me Men and Other Stories,
1992

Box 5
Gonzalez, Victor Manuel—Independent Project,
1992
Box 5
Gorelkin, Andre M.—In Search of a Kosher Cheeseburger and Other Quests,
2003
Box 5
Gorta, William J.—Independent Writing Project: Hoc Est Inem Corpus Meum,
1995
Box 5
Grant, Phyllis—120 Months in Gotham: Days of Sex, Food, and Death
Box 5
Grannis, Alexander Wharton—Stolen Souls in the Land of Volves: A Collection of Stories and Criticism,
1992
Box 5
Guilford, Colleen—The Orchid,
2001
Box 5
Guthrie, Vonekham—Epiphany: The Collected Works of a Laotian Woman,
2001
Box 5
Halboth, Victoria—Independent Project,
1987
Box 5
Hamilton, David—Senior Thesis,
1998
Box 5
Harper, Ambia—All Our Lessons: A Collection of Prose Pieces, Essays, and Very Short Stories,
2001
Box 5
Hayes, Betty—Independent Project for Literature-Writing Majors,
1995
Box 5
Hendrickson, Suzanne—Senior Project,
1990
Box 5
Henning, Timothy—Independent Project,
1990
Box 5
Harmon, Lisa Forsyth—Bittersweet,
2001
Box 5
Hepburn, Margaret,
1999
Box 5
Hernandez, Alba Delia—Daddy’s Girl: A Collection of Short Stories (and Four Poems),
1996
Box 5
Herzog, Amy—Sea Change
Box 5
Higgs, Lee—Senior Thesis,
2005
Box 5
Hinshaw, Meredith E.—Propane Tank and No Surprise,
2004
Box 5
Holcomb. Thomas W, Jr.—Senior Thesis,
1998
Box 5
Holtzman, Jonathan—Sand Angels: Prose and Poetry
Box 5
Holvenstat, Christopher—Dogboy’s First Play, Gummy Girl Stories and Range-Revealing Multivariegated Bits,
1999
Box 5
Honeycutt, Jodi Lynn—Independent Writing Project,
1993
Box 5
Hooper, William Jared—Throwing Bottles: A Novel in Progress
Box 5
Hwang, Alice—Writing Portfolio
Box 5
Huskey, Kim—Just a Visit
Box 5
Hutton, Caroline D., Kindred Blood,
1990
Box 5
Irving, Carolyn—The Gangs at Cedar Point
Box 5
Jackson, Erica—Grey Areas,
2005

Box 6
Jaine, Liza—Getting it in Writing
Box 6
Jamieson, Peter—Hope Springs: A Screenplay,
1998
Box 6
Jennings, Patricia—A Collection of Fiction and Non-Fiction,
1997
Box 6
Jimenez, Migdalia—Julia de Burgos: Poeta de Sensibilidad,
2003
Box 6
Jones, K.—Everything that Matters,
2007
Box 6
Jones, Sally,
1992
Box 6
Jullich, Jeffrey—Selected “Raymound Russell Variations” and Poems
Box 6
Kahn, Ian Milton—For the Gauloises Blondes and Other Poems, 2003-2004
Box 6
Kahn, Ian—Innuendos,
1997
Box 6
Kahn, Ian Milton—Solution: One,
2004
Box 6
Kalita, Lauren—Senior Thesis General Studies Undergraduate Writing Program
Box 6
Kallenberg, Jeffrey D.J.—A Play in Two Acts, The Yellow Wallpaper: An Adaptation and Senior Thesis
Box 6
Kantor, Julie,
2002
Box 6
Karibian, Sharon—Writing Project,
1990
Box 6
Kelleher, Karen—Rip Van Winkle Dreams of Another Life
Box 6
Kelly, Christopher—War, Bugs and Other Nasty Things,
1997
Box 6
Kennedy, Kevin—Thesis Paper,
2007
Box 6
Kensky, Eitan—The Waterford Chronicles: Selections from a Novel,
2006
Box 6
Kiloren, Kelly—If F Were for Fashion and Other Works,
1997
Box 6
Kim, Christine—On Love and Death
Box 6
Klein, Rebecca—Senior Thesis
Box 6
Klockenbrink, Myra—School of General Studies,
1990
Box 6
Kohlmeyer, Charles- Gray Matter,
1990
Box 6
Konigsberg, Zachary Samuel—Fourth Dimensional Music and Other Stories,
2000
Box 6
Koyama, Mark—The Outskirts of Providence and Other Short Stories
Box 6
Krulikowski, Richard—Hemispheric Shift: Prose and Poetry,
1988
Box 6
Krafczek, Pamela—Master’s Thesis (Untitled),
1998
Box 6
Lamothe, John D. III

Box 7
Lazarus, Alex—Independent Project,
1996
Box 7
Lazarus, Mara—And Then They Left,
2001
Box 7
L’Ecuyer, John—Prayers of the Faithful,
2003
Box 7
Lee, Anna—Four Stories
Box 7
Leonard, Nancy—Independent Project,
1992
Box 7
Lewis, Petra—The Sons and Daughters of Ham,
1998
Box 7
Lichtenstein, Avram—Yitzak and Mira,
2000
Box 7
Lin, Edward—Young and Pissed: A Collection,
1992
Box 7
Lisenbee, Calin—Other Astonishing Things that Have Followed,
1997
Box 7
Llewop, Ayoj—Hearing Voices,
2001
Box 7
Lomax, Raeder—Perfect Drift
Box 7
London, Charles—You Understand Illusion,
2002
Box 7
Lopez, Berta—Delfin Roman Cardona,
1997
Box 7
Lopez, Marti Wheat—1997 Independent Project,
1997
Box 7
Louis, Yvette—La Revolucion,
1992
Box 7
Ludwig de Wolff, Madeleine C.—Ripening Fruits From a Foreign Field 1998-2004,
2004
Box 7
Lynch, Patricia—Riva’s Choice,
1993
Box 7
Lyon, Robert—Formations
Box 7
Marcuse, Irene B.—Call it Love,
1987
Box 7
Marmon, Lisa Daqvida—Stories,
1989
Box 7
Marinovic, Filip—emails,
2000
Box 7
Martinez, Esther Caridad—Herencia (Inheritance),
2007
Box 7
Martucci, Anthony Michael—Revelations,
2007
Box 7
Marraro, Liana—Senior Thesis
Box 7
Mason, Eliza—Selected Writing,
2000
Box 7
Matson, Clive—Nobody’s Business: A Drama in Three Acts,
1999
Box 7
Maughan, Kathryn—Senior Project,
2000
Box 7
McDonald, John—Billy’s Escape,
1993
Box 7
McGirk, James—Indian Made Foreign Liquor
Box 7
McHugh, Richard—Concordance,
1998
Box 7
Mead, Julia—Thesis for Major in Literature/Writing,
2003

Box 8
Meese, Theresa—Senior Thesis for Literature-Writing Majors,
1998
Box 8
Miner, Tom—General Studies Writing Program Independent Project Submission,
1993
Box 8
Moran, Mark—Early Fiction, 1999-2001
Box 8
Moisio, Paul—Fools
Box 8
Morrill, Jennifer—Sidewalk Graffiti
Box 8
Moorman, Sara Akiko—Senior Thesis
Box 8
Mundy-Castle, Jenny—Undergraduate Senior Thesis
Box 8
Murnick, Carolyn—Fiction, Poetry, Short Prose,
2000
Box 8
Mwaluko, Nanna Hadikwa—Senior Thesis for Literature-Writing Majors,
2001
Box 8
Naderzad, Ali—Got to Find a Way Out,
2007
Box 8
Neapolitan, Rich—Orangutus Scratching His Brain Through His Ear,
1990
Box 8
Norris, Lauren—Senior Thesis,
2004
Box 8
Novak, Mara—Before a Mirror: Independent Writing Project,
1990
Box 8
Olidort, Shoshana—Creative Writing Thesis,
2007
Box 8
Ollen, Reginald—Senior Manuscript
Box 8
Opperman, Patricia—Senior Thesis,
1999
Box 8
O’Shea, Cassie—The Side Door in the Dark,
2001
Box 8
Parker, Janet—The Cross to Bear,
1990
Box 8
Page, Stephen—Reconstructing the Tower,
1997
Box 8
Paquette, Brian,
2001
Box 8
Park, Catherine—Selected Works,
2000
Box 8
Pelelgrini, Roger—Icons
Box 8
Penn-Johnson, Tracy—Senior Thesis for Literature-Writing,
1999
Box 8
Perez, Irene—Senior Independent Project,
1996
Box 8
Perkins, Harrell Hays—A Senior’s Thesis,
2002
Box 8
Perry, Pamela—Independent Writing Project,
1992
Box 8
Pessl, Marisha—Creative Works,
Box 8
Pointer, Robin—Senior Thesis,
1998
Box 8
Polsney, Michael—Independent Writing Project,
1997
Box 8
Potter, Anne—Senior Thesis,
1999
Box 8
Puig, Kelly—Standing on All Fours,
2005
Box 8
Petzold, Roxana—Raised by She-Wolves,
2001

Box 9
Pippa, Catherine—For Sale by Owner
Box 9
Pittner, Colette—Butterflied,
2004
Box 9
Phocas, George—The Night Watch and Other Writings,
1984
Box 9
Pomeroy, Julia—Sisterly Love,
1989
Box 9
Quinn, Tammy—Senior Thesis,
1999
Box 9
Radziejewski, W.J.—Excerpts from Cross My Heart- A Work in Progress,
1997
Box 9
Ragsdale, JF—Some True Stories and a Couple of False Ones,
2000
Box 9
Rapp, Kennan—Seven Selections,
1989
Box 9
Remington, Tammy—Where Crooked Streets Converge
Box 9
Regier, Abigail—My Backyard
Box 9
Resnicoff, D.S.—Going Asunder,
1990
Box 9
Robles, Kimalisa—Meet the New Boss,
1997
Box 9
Rodgers, Amy J.—Senior Thesis,
2002
Box 9
Rodriguez-Sokol—Drinking the Wine of Astonishment
Box 9
Rondeau, Brian A.—Thesis
Box 9
Rogers, Michael—Salesmen, Screw-ups, and Satan (Tales of Lonely People),
1995
Box 9
Rosario, Suhaey—Wake up Cansive: An Autobiographical Fiction
Box 9
Ross, Joshua—Post-Industrial Obfuscations Short Stories and Other Stuff,
1997
Box 9
Rubin, Ari—Senior Thesis,
2000
Box 9
Russell, Peter—Independent Project
Box 9
Ryan, Benjamin—2 Part Invention,
2001
Box 9
Saffran, Michael—Holiday in Sophia and Other Stories
Box 9
Sahl, Ben—Independent Project,
1990
Box 9
Sahl, Ben—Jewels of Denial,
2001
Box 9
Sample, Holbrook—A Collection,
1992
Box 9
Satterfield, Kristen A.—Anytime but the Next,
1990
Box 9
Schaanck, Christy D.—The Formative Years,
1990
Box 9
Schaeffer-Sanchez, Nicole—Senior Thesis,
2004
Box 9
Schaffler, Laurie—Columbia University Independent Writing Project,
1992

Box 10
Scheibe, Amy—Planned Parenthood and Other Stories,
1994
Box 10
Schwartz, Francine—Independent Writing Project,
1997
Box 10
Scognamillo, Gaetano—Swirl: Selected Writings,
1998
Box 10
Scott, Pamela—The Unwrapping of Christmas,
1997
Box 10
Schwartz, Lynn—Bus Ride & Other Stories,
1984
Box 10
Schwartz, Ben—Independent Project
Box 10
Schwabe, Patricia—Getting to Know Each Other,
1983
Box 10
Shapiro, Adam—Maybe Later, Maybe Never.
2001
Box 10
Scharf, Aaron—Streetsweeper
Box 10
Shaw, Pamela—Independent Writing Project,
1997
Box 10
Shore, Audrey—Based on a True Story,
2003
Box 10
Sheriff, Fifi,
2000
Box 10
Shimoda, Brandon—Final Portfolio,
1995
Box 10
Silver, Doug—From the Cave
Box 10
Simkovic, Jessica—Senior Thesis, 2006-2007
Box 10
Simmons, David—Science Writing,
1987
Box 10
Simon, Sarah Levine—I. Hufflikar
Box 10
Smith, Karen – Home Brew,
1983
Box 10
Smith, David—Grace,
2001
Box 10
Smith, Mark A.—Excess Baggage,
1984
Box 10
Spielman, Loren R.—Without Measure: Senior Thesis,
2000
Box 10
Sternberg, Pamela—Wake up and Smell the Coffee
Box 10
Sternlicht, Shoshanna—Thoughts Caught in Poems and Prose,
2000
Box 10
Subirana, Carmen—Seven Short Stories,
2001
Box 10
Sorich, John—Senior Thesis,
1997
Box 10
Talarico, Lori—Portfolio in Fulfillment of the Literature/Writing Degree,
1990
Box 10
Taylor, Jackson—Revolutions in a Rolling Mist
Box 10
Tazeau, Lisette—Pensamientos,
2005
Box 10
Tenhoff, Shawn—Independent Project,
1990
Box 10
Terrero, Amanda Alcantara—The Mango Seed,
1988
Box 10
Tester, William—When Does the Fun Start?
Box 10
Thompson, Jessica—Breadcrumbs: A Senior Thesis Project,
2007
Box 10
Thornburgh, Hilary—Visions and Revisions
Box 10
Tiku, Nitasha—The Company of Molecules

Box 11
Toon, Tracy—Metamorphosis: A Collection of Writing,
1999
Box 11
Toth, Ivan—Senior Thesis
Box 11
Tournour, Eugene—Where You’re Coming From: A Novel,
1995
Box 11
Traweek, Alison—The Ninety-nine Dreams of Herodotus,
2003
Box 11
Trischitta, Linda J.—Independent Writing Project,
1997
Box 11
Treux, Stephen—State 22: Short Stories
Box 11
Truszkowski, Daniella—Senior Thesis
Box 11
Tschudi, Robert—Like Son, Like Father
Box 11
Uribe, Maria Lucero—Spaces and Words of a Foreign Vibe
Box 11
Vanger, Anthony—The Beggar
Box 11
Varquez, David—Another Dead Mother Play,
1993
Box 11
Vermillion, Jennifer—GS Senior Thesis,
2003
Box 11
Vukovic, Kristin—Senior Thesis, 2005-2006
Box 11
Waithaka, Njeru—Maquis Never Liked to See Anyone Cry,
1991
Box 11
Wasserman, Jennie—The Starting Line: Collected Works from 1999-2002
Box 11
Watson. Adam—Into the Ether,
2004
Box 11
Watson, Rebecca—Welcome to the Jungle
Box 11
Weihmuller, Silvina—Senior Thesis,
1999
Box 11
Wichman, Shawn—Wetback,
2006
Box 11
Wiebe, Diane—Bride’s Week
Box 11
Wilkinson, Ashley M.—Getting There: The Occasionally True Memoirs of an Aspiring New Yorker,
2001
Box 11
Wilson, W. Jeremy—Untitled, Unfinished Novel,
2001
Box 11
Woods, Michelle—A Melancholy Season,
2002
Box 11
Wunsch, Marcia—Goodbye and Hearts of Life and Other Stories,
1993
Box 11
Yap, Melissa—Stories of New Tongue
Box 11
Yananton, Leah—The Winter Passing,
2004
Box 11
Yoshida, Natsuki—Senior Thesis,
1998
Box 11
Zeilingold, Mo—Thesis
Box 11
Zisser, Rachel—Child One,
2005
Box 11

Return to top