2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    
    Dec 08, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ENGL 129 - Writing Fiction I


Credits: 3
In this course, we will examine what it takes to craft a successful short story, from inspiration to publication. We will learn some of the basics of good writing, with special attention to plot, form, character, and tone. We will read and respond to one another’s works-in-progress, learning from our collective abilities. We will learn practical strategies for finding inspiration. And along the way, we will expose ourselves to some of contemporary fiction’s most vibrant voices.
General Education Area: Literature
Prerequisite: ENGL-101