Title page for ETD etd-04142005-101456

Type of Document Master's Thesis
Author Gage, Scott
URN etd-04142005-101456
Title The Gurgitators
Degree Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.)
Department English
Advisory Committee
Advisor Name Title
Rick Blackwood Committee Chair
David Madden Committee Member
James Wilcox Committee Member
  • competitive eating
  • gurgitators
Date of Defense 2005-04-08
Availability unrestricted
Hardy Runyan, an obese dishwasher from Louisiana, seeks to become a champion gurgitator through the guidance of Trina Hicks, a coach of competitive eating who’s starving to reclaim her former glory. Armed with a stunted gag reflex and a stomach he can stretch to the skin, Hardy eats his way toward a showdown in which he dethrones the world champion of oyster eating.
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