Date of Award

Spring 2021

Access Restriction

Campus Access only Theses

Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts


Writing for the Screen

School or College

School of Film and Television

First Advisor

Karol Ann Hoeffner

Second Advisor

Patricia K. Meyer


When the most powerful man in the march to freedom fails to break segregation codes in 1963 Birmingham, Alabama, the last person anyone would expect to make Dr. King’s dream a reality is a 10-year-old girl known as the "Civil Rights Queen."