Presentation Title

Seeking Compassion

Document Type

Panel Presentation

Keywords

creative nonfiction, ethics, charity

Biography

Kathryn Thompson is a senior majoring in History and English with a Creative Writing emphasis. She is a member of the Sigma Tau Delta International English Honors Society. Her poster presentation brings together her professional interest in scholarship and her personal passion for art. Most recently, she has participated in two roundtables applying critical lenses to Disney Princesses. She is excited about her future, which will likely include graduate study in English in either an MFA or Ph.D. program. Her ideal job would be to teach at the university level, and be a novelist and artist on the side.

Major

English (Creative Writing) & History

Advisor for this project

Kristen Lillvis

Start Date

21-4-2017 10:45 AM

End Date

21-4-2017 12:00 PM

Abstract

The creative non-fiction essay “Seeking Compassion” is submitted. The essay centers on the meaning of ethics, through the topics of compassion and charity. The essay follows the author’s experiences and failings in ethics and charity. Braided throughout are quotes on the topic from the works of C.S. Lewis.

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Apr 21st, 10:45 AM Apr 21st, 12:00 PM

Seeking Compassion

The creative non-fiction essay “Seeking Compassion” is submitted. The essay centers on the meaning of ethics, through the topics of compassion and charity. The essay follows the author’s experiences and failings in ethics and charity. Braided throughout are quotes on the topic from the works of C.S. Lewis.