Writing Horror: Check-In 1, The Films of Jordan Peele

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For this first check-in, I will be focusing on the research process for developing my horror screenplay. This week, I specifically was taking a look at the films of Jordan Peele. I felt that it was important to start here because arguably he and Ari Aster (Hereditary, Midsommar) are at the forefront of the genre […]

Abstract: Writing Horror

For my upperclassman Monroe project, I will be writing and revising a full-length screenplay, titled Mother Knows Best, that I prepared a treatment for in my screenwriting course last semester. Screenwriting is my intended career path, and I cannot think of a better way to set myself up for success than by adding a polished […]

Investment, Unrest and the Egyptian Revolution – Abstract

This project examines the effects of the Egyptian Revolution on sector-level investment patterns in Egypt. It will use sector-level investment data from Egypt to track and graph shifts investment during the revolution. It will also codes events during the revolution into a numerical representation of unrest. It will use statistical analysis to determine whether or not there are correlations between shifts in investment […]