The Art of Literary Nonfiction

ENGL 1180K S01 [CRN: 24498]

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: ENGL0930 or any 1000-level nonfiction writing course. Not open to first year students. Class list reduced to 17 after writing samples are reviewed during first week of classes. Preference given to English concentrators. Banner registrations after classes begin require instructor approval. S/NC.
Term
Spring 2018
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
17
Primary Instructor
Meetings
14:30 - 15:50 Tue, Thu - from Jan 24, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Exam Group Code
11