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ENG 184
Memoir, Essay and other Creative Non-fiction Forms

An exploration and analysis of works of creative nonfiction with varying emphases on genres of memoir, essay, travel writing, oral history, and more. We examine the recent influx of these works in the 20th and 21st centuries, and explore their generic elements and implications as “true” as well as “creative” texts. Literatures written in and translated to English provide a global perspective.

Course Credit:
4

Instructor(s):
Elmaz Abinader and Staff

Prerequisite:
ENG 001 and ENG 010

Note(s):
Open to undergraduates only.

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Creating & Critiquing Arts, Multicultural Perspectives, Written Communication II,

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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