Short Story II

WRITING X 412.2

Create two new short stories in this workshop for writers familiar with short story basics.

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Remote
Online
In-Person
Starting at $695.00
As few as 10 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Analyze published stories to learn best techniques for fiction writing
  • Participate in peer critiques of story drafts to makes progress toward completion
  • Deepen your understanding of short story writing
  • Learn how to submit stories for publication

About this course:

Focusing on close textual analysis and intensive writing practice, you create two short stories and revise one in this ten-week workshop. Weekly lectures on technique, analysis of published stories, and in-depth instructor and peer critique develop and deepen your understanding of the art and craft of short story writing. Strategies for approaching the marketplace are also discussed.
Prerequisites

WRITING X 412.1 Short Story I or comparable workshop experience.

Winter 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Enrollment Closed
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Instructor: Tantra Bensko
383943
Fee:
$695.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required. 

This online course is conducted through Canvas, a secure website that allows students to log in to access lectures, discussions, and other course materials on demand. There are no required class meetings. Each course is structured with weekly assignments and deadlines. Lectures and coursework are accessible throughout the week. Workshops are conducted in writing via discussion boards with your instructor and classmates.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 26, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Art of the Tale: An International Anthology of Short Stories by edited by Daniel Halpern
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Tuesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Enrollment Closed
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Instructor: Merrill Feitell
383944
Fee:
$695.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required. 

This course is held via video teleconference. Instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at the course meeting time as each student’s final grade may include scores for participation.
Please inform your instructor if you will miss a class meeting. You are responsible for any class information you missed. We suggest you arrange with a fellow classmate to share their notes when feasible.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 25, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Jan 11, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Jan 18, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Jan 25, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Feb 1, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Feb 8, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Feb 15, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Feb 22, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Mar 1, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Mar 8, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Mar 15, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom

Spring 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Wendy Oleson
385475
Fee:
$695.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 20, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Craft in the Real World by Matthew Salesses
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Tuesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Ben Loory
385476
Fee:
$695.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 19, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Steering the Craft: A Twenty-First-Century Guide to Sailing the Sea of Story by Ursula K. Le Guin
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Apr 5, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Apr 12, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Apr 19, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Apr 26, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue May 3, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue May 10, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue May 17, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue May 24, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue May 31, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Tue Jun 7, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
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Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
See Details
Instructor: Ron Darian
385477
Fee:
$695.00
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Location: UCLA
Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 20, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Apr 6, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Bunche Hall A152
Discussion
Wed Apr 13, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Bunche Hall A152
Discussion
Wed Apr 20, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Bunche Hall A152
Discussion
Wed Apr 27, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Bunche Hall A152
Discussion
Wed May 4, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Bunche Hall A152
Discussion
Wed May 11, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Bunche Hall A152
Discussion
Wed May 18, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Bunche Hall A152
Discussion
Wed May 25, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Bunche Hall A152
Discussion
Wed Jun 1, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Bunche Hall A152
Discussion
Wed Jun 8, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Bunche Hall A152

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