Gay Men's Writing Workshop: A Literary Approach to Writing About Gay Life

WRITING X 461.3E

This course is designed for students who want to examine gay men’s lives in fiction and nonfiction. Discussions will include basic milestones that have defined much of gay life, such as coming out, sex, partnership,…

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Online
Starting at $695.00
As few as 10 weeks
3.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Examine gay men’s lives in fiction and nonfiction
  • Explore milestones unique to gay experiences
  • Give and receive feedback in a safe, encouraging environment
  • Read works by published writers and learn what makes their craft so compelling

About this course:

This course is designed for students who want to examine gay men’s lives in fiction and nonfiction. Discussions will include basic milestones that have defined much of gay life, such as coming out, sex, partnership, and the AIDS crisis. We will explore what messages writing about gay men’s lives brings to those outside our experience, as well as ways we can communicate across this divide. Students will read and discuss the best examples of gay fiction/nonfiction in order to integrate their qualities into our own work, striving to say something new and fresh in a very crowded and well-established field. By the end of the course, students will have written three works of fiction and nonfiction, and a substantial revision of one of those pieces.

Winter 2019 Schedule

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

Available
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Instructor: Trebor Healey
364665
Fee:
$695.00
52 days left. Enroll by Jan 9, 2019
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Notes
Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 14, 2019

Contact Us

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

This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

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