Title

Modeling the works of Dr. Seuss to create a politically relevant children's story

Date of Award

6-1-2012

Document Type

Capstone Project

Disciplines

Liberal Studies

Degree Name

Master of Liberal Studies

Department

Arts & Culture

Advisor

Jennifer Zukowski Boughn

Keywords

Dr. Seuss; The Lorax; satire; Children's story; Occupy Wall Street; US Economy

Abstract

This capstone project is a creative writing piece focusing on the Occupy Wall Street movement. Following a foundational piece and reflective piece, this project consummates in a children's story comprised of lyric verse entitled The Meneez, modeled after the works of Dr. Seuss, most notably The Lorax. The Meneez is designed to introduce a young audience to the basic concepts and key players of the Occupy Wall Street movement.

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