WR: Journal of the CAS Writing Program

Issue 5, 2012–2013

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Table of Contents

Editor’s Note
Sarah Madsen Hardy

WR 097 Essay

Justice for the Mother
Prize Essay Winner
Danyang Li

WR 098 Essay

Altruism in Hypothetical and Statistical Situations
Yiyang Chen

WR 100 Essays

Down the Street and Around the World: an Exploration of Everyday Exoticism in the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
Prize Essay Winner
Katie Griswold

The Epiphany as the Evanescent Moment: Flashes of Unintellectual Light in James Joyce’s Dubliners
Navraj Narula

The Costs of Justice: An Introduction to a Collection of Speeches from the Civil Rights Movement
Robert Pressel

WR 150 Essays

Hardwired: HBO’s The Wire and the Hardboiled Detective Tradition
Ryan Chernin

The Murals of Mohammad Mahmoud Street: Reclaiming Narratives of Living History for the Egyptian People
Lisa Lau

Oscillating Narratives of 20th-Century Jewish Masculinity
Levi Mastrangelo

Serotonin Keeps You Sad and Sleepy
Jane McClenathan

Wouldn’t You Like to be Loved by April Wheeler: Suburban and Feminine Containment in Revolutionary Road
Prize Essay Award
Sabrina Patrizio

Further Fracking Regulation: A Proposal for Greater Regulation of a Groundbreaking Technology
Yash Soni