Creative Nonfiction I

WRITING X 421.1
Discover the varied forms of creative nonfiction from memoir to personal essay and beyond in this introductory course.
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Online
Starting at $695.00
10 weeks
3.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Learn to use artful language, dialogue, and character development to tell true stories
  • Practice developing structure and plot for real-life events
  • Read nonfiction by established authors to learn effective techniques

About this course:

This course explores the unlimited possibilities of creative nonfiction, which embraces forms of creative writing such as personal essay, memoir, profiles, and more. Working with the same techniques as fiction, including artful language choices, dialogue, character development, structure, and plot, you are guided to transform factual events and experiences into a complete, imaginative narrative. This course includes several readings from a variety of nonfiction authors. The course goal is to produce one complete and revised narrative essay, as well as additional material to develop further.

Fall 2018 Schedule

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Available
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Instructor: Mieke Eerkens
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Fee:
$695.00
43 days left. Enroll by Sep 26, 2018
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Notes
Enrollment limited to 15 students. No refund after October 2, 2018. Internet access required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 2, 2018
Course Requirements

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

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