ENGLISH 221 - Literature and Writing Outside the Classroom
Summer 2022, Section 201 - OBSERVATION
Instruction Mode: Section 201 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: English Language and Literature (ENGLISH)
Department: LSA English Language & Literature
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Requirements & Distribution:
With permission of department.
May be elected twice for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:
Start/End Date:
Partial Term 6/25/22 - 7/23/22 (see other Sections below)
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There are many ways to encounter a place, and to record that experience. This will be a class in artistic techniques. We’ll use narrative essay writing, poetry, print-making, image making, and other techniques to document and reflect on our experience of Northern Michigan, and the peoples we encounter. We’ll draw lessons and inspiration from texts, images, people and landscape. Our goal will be to turn ourselves into observational instruments.

NOTE: This class is open only to enrolled GLACE Program students. For more information, please see https://sites.lsa.umich.edu/glwc/about-glwc/.


ENGLISH 221 - Literature and Writing Outside the Classroom
Schedule Listing
201 (REC)
 In Person
Partial Term 6/25/22 - 7/23/22
Note: This class is available to those students who have been accepted to GLACE. The GLACE program will spend the summer semester at the UM Biostation. Interested students should contact Jennifer Catey, jcatey@umich.edu.

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