ENGLISH 221 - Literature Outside the Classroom
Section: 001 Zell Visiting Writers Series
Term: WN 2014
Subject: English Language and Literature (ENGLISH)
Department: LSA English Language & Literature
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Other:
SophInit
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

The Zell Visiting Writers Series brings some of the most exciting writers working today to the University of Michigan. In this introductory creative writing course students will use the ZVWS to enrich their own writing, considering the literary devices contemporary authors use to create their own signature voices.

Over the course of the term, students will tease out the concerns, challenges, and approaches of the semester’s line-up of visiting writers, and will learn how crafting poems, stories, and essays can illuminate their own experiences. Students will read samples of visiting writers’ work and attend the ZVWS readings; assignments will include research and presentation on a visiting writer, an interview with a writer of interest, and imitations of and creative responses to selected readings. The course will culminate in a final portfolio inspired by the ZVWS.

ENGLISH 221 - Literature Outside the Classroom
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
P
32166
Open
Wolv. Access
 
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Th 3:00PM - 6:00PM
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