Fall 2010
Fully Enrolled

HUMS 622
New Trends in Fiction and Nonfiction: Exercises for Writers

Greene,Anne F.

09/13/2010 - 12/10/2010
Monday 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM

Downey 100

This writing course considers traditional fiction and creative nonfiction as well as new elements such as graphics and mixed media forms. The expanding publishing world, including blogs, will also be discussed. Invited guests will include newly successful writers from the Wesleyan Writers Conference.

This course is not open to auditors.

The deadline to withdraw and receive a tuition refund for this course is Friday, September 17 at 5:00 pm.


Anne Greene (B.A. Radcliffe College, M.A. Brandeis University) is adjunct professor of English, director of writing programs, and director of the Wesleyan Writers Conference. She was awarded the 2006 Binswanger prize for excellence in teaching. Click here for more information about Anne Greene.


ENROLLMENT INFORMATION

Consent of Instructor Required: No

Format: Seminar

Level: GLSP Credits: 3 Enrollment Limit: 18

Texts to purchase for this course:
Kimmelman, Michael The Accidental Masterpiece, Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics) (July 25, 2006)

Fadiman, Anne The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down, Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 1 edition (September 28, 1998)

Nelson, Maggie Jane, Publisher: Soft Skull Press (March 2, 2005)

Dinh, Linh Blood and Soap, Publisher: Seven Stories Press (May 1, 2004)

Spiegelman, Art Maus, Publisher: Pantheon

Sebald, W.G. The Emigrants, Publisher: New Directions

Shepard, Sadia The Girl from Foreign, Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics); Reprint edition (June 30, 2009)

Best American Essays 2004, ed. Menand, Publisher: Houghton Mifflin; First Edition edition (October 14, 2004)

O. Henry Prize Stories 2008 ed. Furman, Publisher: Anchor (May 6, 2008)

Mueenuddin, Daniyal In Other Rooms, Other Wonders, Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition (November 16, 2009)

Ondaatje, Michael Anil's Ghost, Publisher: Vintage (April 24, 2001)

Great Writers at the Table ed. Hesser, Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; Reprint edition (November 16, 2009)

Giordano, Paolo The Solitude of Prime Numbers , Publisher: Pamela Dorman Books; First American Edition edition (March 18, 2010)

Satrapi, Marjane Persepolis, Publisher: Pantheon (June 1, 2004)

READING MATERIALS ARE AVAILABLE AT BROAD STREET BOOKS, 45 BROAD STREET, MIDDLETOWN, 860-685-7323 Order your books online

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