Table of Contents

Articles
The Problem With America's Food ...................................................Erin Carter
Native Americans in Movies, Television and Entertainment ....Michael Kubik
What Do They Want Us to Buy Today? ........................................Brian Powers
An Unbreakable Bond of Brotherhood ..................................Ricardo Gonzalez
Testing the Limits:  Society Norms ..................................................Yuri Galvez
Implied Intent:  A Manifesto on Privacy, ............................................Ray Dean
Governance and Obligation                                                                 
Music Education: A Right or a Privilege? .................................Miranda Clough
                                        
                                         
Book Review
Review of The Crusades of Cesar Chavez..........................................Brian Salaz


Popular Culture

Paradoxically Spike ............................................................................T.L. Kinney



        Literary Criticism
Dracula Must Die:  An Essay on Cultural Invasion ..............Matthew Burditt 
in Bram Stoker's Dracula                                                                  

Among the Sea of Husks ....................................................................Mark Avila


Personal Essay
The Tortures of Shopping ...................................................Yasmin De La Torre
The Bright Lights
......................................................................Christina Jeffery
Just One More Siege ..................................................................Steven Ledesma



Sociology
Sociology in the Movie ..................................................................Crystal Bryan
An Examination of Sanctions in Society ...................................Forrest Csulak
Sociology in Movies: Three Theories  ...............................Michael McLaughlin
Cinematic Sociology ..............................................................Heather Simmons




History
One's Own American Dream ..................................................Jacob Heinsohn
America's History 1776 - 1860: The American Dream ..........Michael Eldridge


    
Creative Writing
Nascent ...........................................................................Paula Kindred-Shepard
A Short Story About a Girl (Story)..............................................Mikael Solares
A Moon Apart (Poem)..................................................................Mikael Solares
Two Poems ...............................................................................Michael Williams


                 

FEATURED WORKS

Finalists for Philosophy Department Student Colloquium and
        David Arthur Memorial Scholarship Prize


The Unifying Philosophies from India and Greece ...................Carlos Bonilla
The Coalescent Dialogue Between Buddhism
.....................Savannah Chavez
             and Science
Transgendered Existentialism ......................................................Peter Louden
In Defense of Sartre ........................................................Christopher Wisehart


Winner -- To Be Announced at the Colloquium
2015
David Arthur Memorial Scholarship Prize

TBA ..............................................................................................................TBA




WRITING CENTER CREATIVE WRITING COMPETITION
Winner and Finalists in the Monthly Creative Writing Contest at the
        Bakersfield College Writing Center

At various times during the semester, the Bakersfield College Writing Center produces a prompt to elicit creative writing work from students. The winners and runners-up of these contests are published in Roughneck Review. Each issue will include the most recent choices, along with all  runners-up.   This informal, personal form of expression is too often overlooked in today's academic climate, so it is our pleasure and our honor to showcase these works.



Two Old Men (Story) ...............................................................Barak Grogan
       
Winner Creative Writing Contest
Two Poems ..............................................................................Roshelle Czar
 
        Runner-up Creative Writing Contest







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