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Related people/organizations

New School (New York, N.Y.). Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Program (sponsoring body)
Laurie Sheck (thesis advisor)
Jack Humphrey (author)

Date

May 4 2015

Description

Going Over the Top is a poetic sequence that tells the story of the war-time relationship between Benjamin Ackerman (a fictional character) and Wilfred Owen. Most of the events referenced are drawn from Owen's biography, though they are told from Ackerman's perspective. A mix of poems, dialogues, and redacted letters (taken from Owen's Selected Letters) forms the narrative sequence.

Identifier

NS020404_2015_humpj279

Citation

Jack Humphrey. Going Over the Top. May 4 2015. The New School Creative Writing MFA program theses. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Oct 2019.

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