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Creative Nonfiction Writing I (ENGL 2340)

Term: 2021-2022 Academic Year Spring Semester


Jennifer L. Wheeler
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This course will introduce students to the basic elements of creative nonfiction. This course is a reading and workshop introduction to the fundamental working modes of creative nonfiction. Throughout this course, students will be expected to read classic and contemporary works in the various genres of creative nonfiction and analyze the craft features employed. They will be expected to write frequently in these genres. Students will explore techniques of nonfiction such as prosody, exposition, descriptive detail, and narrative voice.