Jennifer Spong

Bob Dylan and the Odyssey

A discussion of the similar musical techniques and structure in Bob Dylan's early folk music and Homer's "Odyssey". Written for a Poetry course Fall of 2017 and chosen by the instructor to be featured in said course as additional reading for the students.

Harold and Maude

An analysis of the themes and storytelling devices in the 1971 film "Harold and Maude". Written for HUM 3500 Spring 2017.

Songs of the Times

An analysis of the songs performed at the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, including "Blowin' in the Wind", "Oh Freedom", and others. My final paper for HUM 3500 Spring 2017.