Nonfiction 101

WRITING 721.3E

Get an overview of opportunities to write and publish nonfiction in this course designed for beginners new to the genre.

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Remote Instruction
Starting at $30.00
As few as 1 day
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What you can learn.

  • Discover the basic types of creative nonfiction
  • Get tips on where to come up with ideas for new nonfiction pieces
  • Learn how writers craft pitches to get the interest of editors
  • Understand what editors look for in each type of writing and where to find them

About this course:

A quick taste of what it takes to pitch nonfiction articles for publication. This three-hour online workshop includes a look at the basic types of nonfiction (profiles, retrospectives, essays, how-to articles, etc.), where to get ideas, how to turn ideas into a story pitch, and what editors want. Students should come with questions and be ready to perform a short writing exercise.

Fall 2021 Schedule

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Saturday 10:00AM - 1:00PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Roberta Wax
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Fee:
$30.00
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Location: Online
ENROLL BY: Oct 16, 2021
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Notes

Enrollment limited. Internet access required.

This course uses remote instruction. As such, instructors use Zoom to offer a live class meeting at the designated time. Students must be present at course meeting time to participate in the class.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 15, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Date
Time
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Discussion
Sat Oct 16, 2021
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online

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