Issue 13

Fall 2015









2015 Fall Title Page



Language and Power for Postcolonial Authors
Emily Cummings

How Second Language English Learners Interpret Sarcasm in English: A Survey
Jack Dolan

Dialects and Perceptions of Humor: Dialectical Stereotypes
Miranda Hiebert

The Races of the Rings: Cultural Values Exhibited in the Poetry of Middle-earth
T’shara Keil

The Syntactic Pair Heaven and Earth in Nineteenth-Century Literature
Caroline Bliss Larsen

Toward Orthography: The Textualization of Swiss German
Yiwei Luo

Character Names in John Green and J. K. Rowling: A Comparison of Contemporary Novelists
Faith Sutherlin

Gratitude Expressions in Different Bible Translations
Nick Totten

Editor in Chief Denya Palmer
Managing Editor of Design Erin Steenblik Tanner
Art Director Heidi Bonham
Design Support Jazmin Cybulski
  Christine Wilkins
  Brooke Anderson
  Jesse King
  Mary Peterson
  Emily Strong
Managing Editor of Citations Tatiana Hernandez
Citations Support Parker Sessions
  Mary Peterson
Senior Editors
Heidi Bonham Mary Peterson
Christine Wilkins Torrey Best
Brooke Anderson Jodie Bender
Tatiana Hernandez
Staff Editors
Breanna Call Emily Strong
Jesse King Korynne Haymond