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Insect Sisyphus


McAndrew, Daniel E. (2017) Insect Sisyphus. Other, California Institute of Technology. doi:10.7907/PRBF-FT33.


We were driving along America’s femoral artery, the Interstate 10. Our excited car bounded ahead at just above the escape velocity required to break away from the massive cluster of Los Angeles and its satellite cities. Tendrils of strip malls and suburbs emanating from these cities branch out toward the empty desert for miles and miles, and we were nearly out of their grasp.

Item Type:Thesis (Other)
Subject Keywords:Mary A. Earl McKinney Prize in Literature ; Mary A. Earl McKinney Prize in Literature - Prose ; Hixon Writing Center
Degree Grantor:California Institute of Technology
Division:Humanities and Social Sciences
Major Option:Humanities
Awards:Mary A. Earl McKinney Prize in Literature - Prose, 2017
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Research Advisor(s):
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Group:Mary A. Earl McKinney Prize in Literature, Mary A. Earl McKinney Prize in Literature - Prose, Hixon Writing Center
Thesis Committee:
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Defense Date:5 April 2017
Record Number:CaltechTHESIS:05242017-160639518
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ID Code:10200
Deposited By: Leslie Rico
Deposited On:25 May 2017 22:10
Last Modified:29 Sep 2020 22:38

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