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Academic Year 2005/2006
Distinguished Writers/New Voices
ENGL 163 SP
The writing exercises in this course give students an introduction to nonfiction writing in several forms, both literary and journalistic. Talks by visiting writers in other genres--fiction, poetry, or drama--offer
a broader sense of writers' techniques and an introduction to interesting contemporary work. Students will attend lectures and readings by the visiting writers, meet in classes and workshop sessions, and work on short
A range of contemporary nonfiction as well as works by writers visiting the course.
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Exercises in nonfiction writing.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
Writers speak on Wednesday evenings at 8:00PM. Attendance at every talk and class meeting is required. The course is open to students in all classes and majors. A note to prospective thesis writers in English: although
the course is numbered in the
160's, students may not use their grade in this course in their application to write a creative thesis.
Gen Ed Area Dept:
Links to Web Resources For This Course.
- Instructor(s): Greene,Anne F.
- Times: ..T.R.. 09:00AM-10:20AM; Location: DWNY113;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 30)
- SR. major: 5 Jr. major: 5
- SR. non-major: 5 Jr. non-major: 3 SO: 4 FR: 8
- Curricular Renewal: Writing
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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