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Course Description

ENG 167
Advanced 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:
3

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

Prerequisite:
ENG 055

Note(s):
English majors: Please note limitations for lower- and upper-division creative writing workshops listed under requirements for the English major.
Limit fifteen students.

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Creating & Critiquing Arts,

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Contemporary Writers Series

The Place for Writers

580 Split, Creative Writing Journal of Literature & Art

The Walrus

Campanil

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P: 510.430.2217
F: 510.430.3398
E: english@mills.edu

Last Updated: 6/23/17