Being Marshall Midwest
Date of Award
Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing
This novel is the story of Marshall, a shy, gay sixteen year old with an affinity for comic books and art. Marshall moves from Chicago to a posh suburb of Los Angeles to care for his ailing, eccentric grandmother. He learns that you have to find yourself but that sometimes someone else holds the map.
Russell, Ashley Kahlen, "Being Marshall Midwest" (2011). Theses Digitization Project. 3887.