The Art of Literary Nonfiction

ENGL 1180K S01 [CRN: 15267]

For the advanced writer. Based on Roland Barthes' notion of the fragment, this workshop features an incremental, literary approach to writing nonfiction, in both traditional and experimental formats. In response to daily assignments, students will produce numerous short pieces and three extended "essays," to be gathered into a chapbook at the end of the course. Writing sample required. Prerequisite: ENGL 0130, 0160, 0180, or any 1000-level nonfiction writing course. Not open to first year students. Class list will be reduced to 17 after writing samples are reviewed during the first week of classes. Preference will be given to English concentrators. Banner registrations after classes begin require instructor approval. S/NC.
Term
Fall 2014
Credit Hours
1.0
Maximum Enrollment
17
Primary Instructor
Meetings
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm Mon, Wed, Fri - from Sep 3, 2014 to Dec 20, 2014
Exam Group Code
06 (Dec 12, 2014 2:00pm)