Techniques of Fiction|
This introduction to the elements of fiction and a range of authors is for people who want to write and, through writing, increase their understanding and appreciation of a variety of short stories.
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|Course Format: Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CWRC)(ENGL)(ENGL-Creative W)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%
|SECTION 01 In-person only|
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Strunk and White, THE ELEMENTS OF STYLE
Flannery O'Connor, MYSTERY AND MANNERS
Charles Baxter, BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE
One novel, various short stories
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Responses to assigned readings, occasional exercises, two short stories, one revision, and a final presentation of work. Attendance at every class required. There is a workshop component to this course so participating in class discussions is essential.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students will also be required to attend fiction readings (usually 2-3 per semester).
|Instructor(s): Martin,Douglas Arthur Times: .M..... 07:10PM-10:00PM; Location: ALLB304; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 18||SR major: 4||JR major: 4|| || |
|Seats Available: 1||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 2||JR non-major: 2||SO: 3||FR: 3|
|Drop/Add Enrollment Requests|
|Total Submitted Requests: 19||1st Ranked: 4||2nd Ranked: 2||3rd Ranked: 1||4th Ranked: 3||Unranked: 9|