Running a Family

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This thesis contains two parts. the preface theorizes memory and examines the author’s own experience writing her identity. Part II is a memoir framed with the process of training for a marathon. the marathon acts as a narrative thread that pulls together scenes of memory from the author’s childhood which features the author running away from home on several occasions. Running a marathon and running away from home intertwine to allow the writer to draw conclusions about her life and her family.

Creator(s): Rowntree, Miriam R.
Creation Date: May 2012
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Theses and Dissertations
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Publisher Name: University of North Texas
Publisher Info: www.unt.edu
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
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  • Creation: May 2012
Description:

This thesis contains two parts. the preface theorizes memory and examines the author’s own experience writing her identity. Part II is a memoir framed with the process of training for a marathon. the marathon acts as a narrative thread that pulls together scenes of memory from the author’s childhood which features the author running away from home on several occasions. Running a marathon and running away from home intertwine to allow the writer to draw conclusions about her life and her family.

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Level: Master's
PublicationType: Thesi
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Keyword(s): Marathon | narrative | running
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Theses and Dissertations
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc115149
Resource Type: Thesis or Dissertation
Format: Text
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Access: Public
Holder: Rowntree, Miriam R.
License: Copyright
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