Abstract: Family Dynamics, Social Realities and Small Town Life

Hello everyone! My name is Thea Gu, and I am a rising senior here at William & Mary majoring in English Language and Literature. In the summer 2017, I feel very excited that I will conduct a literary research on comparative analysis of twentieth century American and Chinese small town literature. Born and raised in China, I have always been fascinated by beautiful rural countryside and small villages there. This semester, the study of American small town literature has inspired me to combine my passion for both small towns and comparative literature together, and to create this project.

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