ENGLISH 398 - Junior Seminar in English Studies
Fall 2021, Section 003 - Flawless/Formation/Freedom: Writing about Race, Gender, and Popular Culture
Instruction Mode: Section 003 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: English Language and Literature (ENGLISH)
Department: LSA English Language & Literature
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
HU, ULWR
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
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Description

This is a creative non-fiction writing workshop in which we will think about creative nonfiction writing as cultural reportage. We will read a survey of cultural reportage—primarily personal essays, reviews, and opinion pieces—for textual, cultural, and aesthetic analysis to think about the ways that race, gender, and sexuality intersect and operate thematically and politically in that writing. Our study of this writing will impact the main focus of this class: It is a writing workshop, in which each student will present her or his work for critique. Writing assignments will be expected of each student and possibly lead to the production of a class-produced blog or magazine at the end of the semester.

Schedule

ENGLISH 398 - Junior Seminar in English Studies
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
  Hybrid
18506
Open
2
 
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TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM
003 (SEM)
 In Person
31808
Open
0
 
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W 2:00PM - 5:00PM

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