Archive for December, 2010

Thesis Chapter 2 Draft

By • Dec 30th, 2010 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research, Thesis

DRAFT- DO NOT CITE WITHOUT PERMISSION OF THE AUTHOR CHAPTER 2 2.0 | Overview This chapter will address definitions of what a trademark is generally, as well as likelihood of confusion tests and spectrum of distinctiveness tests that apply to all t…



Autism Research Abstract

By • Dec 30th, 2010 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

The goal of this project is two-fold: first, to develop and perfect Fluorescence-Activated Nuclear Sorting (FANS), and second, to apply this technique to determine the neuronal content of the autistic cerebellum as compared to a healthy cerebellum.  U…



A Thesis by any other name

By • Dec 30th, 2010 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Home, and having played an inordinately large number of various board games with family, I feel as if I have shaken off the semester’s weariness enough to finally begin actually writing my thesis. I’ve been grappling with what I want to say and wit…



Thesis Chapter 1 Draft

By • Dec 27th, 2010 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research, Thesis

DRAFT- DO NOT CITE WITHOUT PERMISSION OF THE AUTHOR A consumer walks into a store with the intent to buy a wood burning stove or furnace. In the aisle, he encounters the two following products: PALOMA and DOVE. [1] [2] The consumer happens to be famili…



Lima Beans, Manikin and Minikin, and the Provincetown Players

By • Dec 13th, 2010 • Category: Featured Research, Honors Thesis, Research

The following is a short assessment of Kreymborg’s role in the Provincetown Players, as well as brief analyses of “Lima Beans” and “Manikin and Minkin.” After hearing about the Provincetown Players from William Zorach, Kre…



On Establishing Meaning

By • Dec 5th, 2010 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Words can vary substantially in their meaning and reception, with trademark law being a principal area of law concerned with the meaning and reception of language in the marketplace. Other areas of law, however, historically recognize distinctions that…



The Expert

By • Dec 5th, 2010 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

One of the main goals of my research on the the Zugarramurdi Witch-Hunt and el Quaderno is to supplement, deepen, or perhaps in some ways correct the scholarship of one Gustav Henningsen. Henningsen is the indisputable expert on the Zugarramurdi Witch-…



Grad schools

By • Dec 4th, 2010 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Also, I thought I would mention that I am deep in the process of applying to graduate schools in the Classics with the plans of focusing on Classical Philosophy. I’m applying to Columbia (my top choice), Brown, Cornell, Princeton, University of C…



The Current Situation

By • Dec 4th, 2010 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

As of right now, this is the state of my research. I spent this semester laying the foundation of the analysis. This included the first chapter which gave a short overview of the entire tradition of the Greek’s portrayal of the Indian wise man. A…



Helping Emerging Artists: Kreymborg and The American Caravan Project

By • Dec 4th, 2010 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Below I’ve listed and discuss some of the more important figures whose careers are indebted to The American Caravan anthologies, which were edited by Kreymborg, Lewis Mumford, and Paul Rosenfeld between 1927-1931. ROBERT PENN WARREN Discussing Ro…