Intermediate Fiction Workshop|
Spring 2012 not offered
This workshop is for students who already have a basic understanding of how to write literary fiction, either by having taken an introductory course (e.g., ENGL296 Techniques of Fiction) or by other means.
Students will receive regular, detailed feedback on their written work from the professor and each other. Revision emphasized.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CWRC)(ENGL)(ENGL-Creative W)
Students must provide copies of their own stories to their classmates at least a week in advance of the discussion of them. There will be a steady diet of published short stories by a variety of authors as well.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Four short stories and one revision; in-class writing exercises; portfolio of all written work at the end of the semester.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
No later than December 5, 2008 at 4 p.m., please bring a five-page, double-spaced sample of your prose fiction to the English Department office, 204 Downey, and include a cover sheet with your name, email address, major (if applicable), and a very brief summary of previous writing experience; this will be your application to the course. You may not take this course and another writing course concurrently, with the exception of a senior thesis tutorial. Students will add this course during drop/add. Please note: students who may be interested in writing a creative honors thesis are encouraged to take this course for a grade. To write an honors thesis a student must have an overall average of A- in English courses and, additionally, two A's in creative writing courses.
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