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Techniques of Nonfiction
ENGL 292
Fall 2009
Section: 01  

This course is an introduction to contemporary creative nonfiction and to some of the major issues in the genre. It emphasizes the reading and discussion of works of memoir, travel literature, profiles, and lyric essays. This course is also an introduction to workshop procedures and ethics. Students will hone their skills as nonfiction writers and readers through a variety of exercises, experiments, and longer essays and will develop a critical vocabulary for analyzing each others' writing as well as the published texts.

Essential Capabilities: Writing
A writing workshop: In-class discussion of students' work and opportunities for revision
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA ENGL
Course Format: DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CWRC)(ENGL)(ENGL-Creative W)(ENGL-TLF Conc)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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