Spine is a collection of poems centering around the Missouri Ozarks region and the people who live there. Themes of the poems include mental illness, relational difficulties, geographical features and animals of the area, abuse, children, and the independent, self-reliant attitude of the people of the Ozarks region.
Year manuscript completed
Year degree awarded
poetry, regional, Ozarks, emotional disorder, relationships, rural
Master of Fine Arts
English and Philosophy
College of Humanities and Fine Arts
Thesis - Murray State Access only
Lawson, Lucinda D., "Spine" (2016). Murray State Theses and Dissertations. 4.