The Enigma

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

Patricia K. Meyer


Disgraced novelist Dan Alistair is reeling from a recent public scandal when he meets beguiling first-time author Evan Verde at a secluded writer’s retreat. When Evan uses their shared experiences to tell a twisted story, Dan becomes obsessed with uncovering his ulterior motives. Is there truth to Dan’s paranoia, or will his theories prove delusional?

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