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Special Topic: Magical Realism
ENGL 366
Spring 2020
Section: 01  

This course is an Advanced Fiction Workshop exploring the history and techniques of Magical Realism. We'll begin with an examination of several of the foundational "Boom" writers of Latin America and the Caribbean, continuing with other, more contemporary writers in the genre. In addition to the novels on the reading list, short stories by Julio Cortázar, Jorge Luis Borges, Salman Rushdie, Karen Russel, George Saunders, and several other authors will be provided as photocopies. During the semester students will write two short stories utilizing this form, which will be workshopped by the class.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA ENGL
Course Format: DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: (ENGL296 AND ENGL339) OR ENGL342
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ENGL)(ENGL-Creative W)
Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above

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