ENGLISH 423 - Advanced Fiction Writing
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: English Language and Literature (ENGLISH)
Department: LSA English Language & Literature
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
ULWR
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Waitlist Notes:
STUDENTS WISHING TO ELECT THIS COURSE MUST WAITLIST AND BRING A 10-15 PAGE PORTFOLIO TO THE FIRST CLASS MEETING.
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Open to seniors and graduate students.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s).
Primary Instructor:

Students are expected to maintain journals throughout the term, to comment thoughtfully and intelligently on one another's work and on short stories selected from the text, and to come up with forty pages of polished fiction. Attendance at the 4-5 readings sponsored by the English Department is also required.

Note: Students who are currently a declared creative-writing minor or English sub-concentrator will receive alternative enrollment instructions in an email. Creative-writing minors and English sub-concentrators are not required to submit a portfolio for review.

To enroll in this course, non-creative writing minors and subconcentrators need to:

1. Submit a portfolio. Portfolio requirements vary from section to section, so contact instructors directly for their specific guidelines. Portfolios are usually between 5-15 pages of original relevant work (short stories, excerpts, poems) and should be submitted directly to the instructor of each section. For priority consideration, portfolios should be submitted no later than 5pm on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Students should receive notification of their acceptance (or not) no later than Tuesday, December 12, 2017. Students may still submit portfolios after the priority deadline until seats are full.

2. Students are encouraged to consider a second-choice section (where available) as a potential back-up.

ENGLISH 423 - Advanced Fiction Writing
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
11423
Open
18
 
-
W 4:00PM - 7:00PM
Note: Note: Students who are currently a declared creative-writing minor or English sub-concentrator will receive alternative enrollment instructions in an email. Creative-writing minors and English sub-concentrators are not required to submit a portfolio for review. To enroll in this course, non-creative writing minors and subconcentrators need to: 1. Submit a portfolio. Portfolio requirements vary from section to section, so contact instructors directly for their specific guidelines. Portfolios are usually between 5-15 pages of original relevant work (short stories, excerpts, poems) and should be submitted directly to the instructor of each section. For priority consideration, portfolios should be submitted no later than 5pm on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Students should receive notification of their acceptance (or not) no later than Tuesday, December 12, 2017. Students may still submit portfolios after the priority deadline until seats are full. 2. Students are encouraged to consider a second-choice section (where available) as a potential back-up.
002 (SEM)
P
21791
Open
18
 
-
M 4:00PM - 7:00PM
Note: Note: Students who are currently a declared creative-writing minor or English sub-concentrator will receive alternative enrollment instructions in an email. Creative-writing minors and English sub-concentrators are not required to submit a portfolio for review. To enroll in this course, non-creative writing minors and subconcentrators need to: 1. Submit a portfolio. Portfolio requirements vary from section to section, so contact instructors directly for their specific guidelines. Portfolios are usually between 5-15 pages of original relevant work (short stories, excerpts, poems) and should be submitted directly to the instructor of each section. For priority consideration, portfolios should be submitted no later than 5pm on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Students should receive notification of their acceptance (or not) no later than Tuesday, December 12, 2017. Students may still submit portfolios after the priority deadline until seats are full. 2. Students are encouraged to consider a second-choice section (where available) as a potential back-up.
003 (SEM)
P
31997
Open
18
 
-
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Note: Students who are currently a declared creative-writing minor or English sub-concentrator will receive alternative enrollment instructions in an email. Creative-writing minors and English sub-concentrators are not required to submit a portfolio for review. To enroll in this course, non-creative writing minors and subconcentrators need to: 1. Submit a portfolio. Portfolio requirements vary from section to section, so contact instructors directly for their specific guidelines. Portfolios are usually between 5-15 pages of original relevant work (short stories, excerpts, poems) and should be submitted directly to the instructor of each section. For priority consideration, portfolios should be submitted no later than 5pm on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Students should receive notification of their acceptance (or not) no later than Tuesday, December 12, 2017. Students may still submit portfolios after the priority deadline until seats are full. 2. Students are encouraged to consider a second-choice section (where available) as a potential back-up.
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