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MA in Literature
Course Description

ENG 267
Graduate Creative Nonfiction Workshop
Fall and Spring

This course will explore the techniques and characteristics of writing that weave creativity into nonfiction writing. In the workshop setting, the writers will exchange and discuss their works of autobiography, memoir, family history, biography, personal essay, writing about travel and place, and letters. Emphasis will be placed on personal research, historical reconstruction, representation of truth, literary license, and the development of voice.

Course Credit:
4

Instructor(s):
Elmaz Abinader, Patricia Powell, Staff

Note(s):
Open to graduate students in English Department programs only; consent of the chair of the English Department required for all other graduate students.
Limit twelve students.
Open to graduate students only.

Last Updated: 9/21/17