ENGLISH 323 - Creative Writing: Fiction
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: English Language and Literature (ENGLISH)
Department: LSA English Language & Literature
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
CE
Consent:
With permission of department.
Advisory Prerequisites:
ENGLISH 223; submission of portfolio and application required.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

Description

The goal of this course is for students to express themselves creatively and develop their narrative voices in their fiction. We’ll do this through a workshop format, in which your work will be discussed and you’ll discuss the work of your peers. We’ll also read published fiction, dissecting the craft decisions and thinking about how it can be applied to our own work. You will turn in a portfolio of your work from over the course of the semester.

 

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

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

Step 1: Submit a writing sample to: englishcwsubmissions@umich.edu. Writing samples are generally between 5-15 pages of original relevant work (short stories, excerpts, poems). For priority consideration, writing samples should be submitted no later than 5pm on Thursday, March 31, 2022. Students should receive notification of their acceptance (or not) no later than Monday, April 18, 2022. Students may continue to submit writing samples after the priority deadline until seats are full.

Step 2: Complete the course section preference form no later than 5pm on Thursday, March 31, 2022.  Students are encouraged to consider second and third choice sections (where available) as potential back-up options. The back-up options should be times that will actually work with your schedule.

Schedule

ENGLISH 323 - Creative Writing: Fiction
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
11182
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M 4:00PM - 7:00PM
Note: To enroll in this course, students must: Step 1: Submit a writing sample to: englishcwsubmissions@umich.edu. Writing samples are generally between 5-15 pages of original relevant work (short stories, excerpts, poems). For priority consideration, writing samples should be submitted no later than 5pm on Thursday, March 31, 2022. Students should receive notification of their acceptance (or not) no later than Monday, April 18, 2022. Students may continue to submit writing samples after the priority deadline until seats are full. Step 2: Complete the course section preference form (https://forms.gle/JNQEjzR7S3j2BdMd9) no later than 5pm on Thursday, March 31, 2022.. Students are encouraged to consider second and third choice sections (where available) as potential back-up options. The back-up options should be times that will actually work with your schedule.
002 (SEM)
 In Person
11183
Open
1
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: To enroll in this course, students must: Step 1: Submit a writing sample to: englishcwsubmissions@umich.edu. Writing samples are generally between 5-15 pages of original relevant work (short stories, excerpts, poems). For priority consideration, writing samples should be submitted no later than 5pm on Thursday, March 31, 2022. Students should receive notification of their acceptance (or not) no later than Monday, April 18, 2022. Students may continue to submit writing samples after the priority deadline until seats are full. Step 2: Complete the course section preference form (https://forms.gle/JNQEjzR7S3j2BdMd9) no later than 5pm on Thursday, March 31, 2022.. Students are encouraged to consider second and third choice sections (where available) as potential back-up options. The back-up options should be times that will actually work with your schedule.
003 (SEM)
 In Person
22594
Closed
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: To enroll in this course, students must: Step 1: Submit a writing sample to: englishcwsubmissions@umich.edu. Writing samples are generally between 5-15 pages of original relevant work (short stories, excerpts, poems). For priority consideration, writing samples should be submitted no later than 5pm on Thursday, March 31, 2022. Students should receive notification of their acceptance (or not) no later than Monday, April 18, 2022. Students may continue to submit writing samples after the priority deadline until seats are full. Step 2: Complete the course section preference form (https://forms.gle/JNQEjzR7S3j2BdMd9) no later than 5pm on Thursday, March 31, 2022.. Students are encouraged to consider second and third choice sections (where available) as potential back-up options. The back-up options should be times that will actually work with your schedule.

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