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Academic Year 2005/2006
Advanced Fiction Writing
ENGL 146 SP
We will examine stories written by a wide range of contemporary authors, paying particular attention to characterization, the relative merits of elaboration and compression, transitional elements, and the uses of memory,
mystery and surprise. This seminar is designed for students with experience in writing narrative fiction who wish to further develop their skills. Students will be expected to submit short stories and revisions on a
basis, to be discussed in a workshop format in class. Readings by classic and contemporary authors will be assigned as well.
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
1) Cover sheet that includes course number and title, your name, class year, and email address.
2) Brief description of your writing experience.
3) A writing sample (3-5 pages of
Submit your application by
January 16, 2006, in person or by mail to Secretary, English Department, Downey House, Rm. 204, 294 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459-0100. No email or fax applications accepted. If admitted into this class, Professor
will email you on or before, January
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- Instructor(s): Donner,Rebecca Jane
- Times: ....R.. 01:10PM-04:00PM; Location: FISK312;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 15)
- Curricular Renewal: Writing
- Permission: Permission of Instructor Required
POI will be granted by the instructor during the drop/add period using electronic drop/add.
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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