RCHUMS 220 - Narration
Section: 001 Introduction to Fiction Writing
Term: WN 2018
Subject: RC Humanities (RCHUMS)
Department: LSA Residential College
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
CE
Waitlist Capacity:
20
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

The author Anaïs Nin wrote, “The artist is the only one who knows that the world is a subjective creation, that there is a choice to be made, a selection of elements.” As a beginning writer of short fiction, how do you bring your “subjective creation” to the page? In this introductory fiction writing seminar, we’ll write, revise, and critique each other’s short stories, and discuss the “choices” and “elements” professional writers bring to their work. Class discussion and writing practice will explore fiction writing techniques. We’ll also read short stories by a variety of contemporary authors such as ZZ Packer, William Gay, Junot Diaz, and Alice Munro.

RCHUMS 220 - Narration
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
13633
Open
15
15RC (Fr or So)
-
TuTh 4:30PM - 6:00PM
Note: LSA freshmen and sophomores can contact the instructor for permission to enroll.
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ISBN: 9781416532279
The Scribner anthology of contemporary short fiction : 50 North American short stories since 1970, Author: edited by Lex Williford and Michael Martone., Publisher: Simon & Schuster Touchstone 2007
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