The pocket universe traveler's guide to Muncie, Indiana

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dc.contributor.advisor Day, Cathy Townsend, Taylor 2019-09-26T20:14:38Z 2019-09-26T20:14:38Z 2019-05-04
dc.description.abstract Being a student at Ball State University (BSU) in Muncie, Indiana, puts one right in the heart of Middletown; likewise, Muncie has been heavily-studied by anthropologists and cultural centers alike. However, even with the interest in Muncie, the town is generally portrayed by BSU students and outsider alike as a “dirty” town with a small, uneducated population. Art does not thrive there, nor does academics outside of Ball State. Analyzing the town with different models such as research, art, and creative writing allows for the hidden beauties that are Muncie’s landmarks to be glorified. In this creative project, different landmarks in Muncie’s vicinity (including on Ball State University’s campus) are viewed through different lens on the aforementioned models to create a more colorful, comprehensive understanding of the town and its culture. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Honors College
dc.subject.lcsh Humanities.
dc.title The pocket universe traveler's guide to Muncie, Indiana en_US
dc.type Undergraduate senior honors thesis Thesis (B.?) en_US

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