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 Instruction
Online
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.

Summer 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

Course content is delivered through an online learning platform where you can engage with your instructor and classmates. There are no required live meetings, but assignments are due regularly.

Available
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Wendy Oleson
380548
Fee:
$695.00
6 days left. Enroll by Jun 30, 2021
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. 

This 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 July 14, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Craft in the Real World by Matthew Salesses
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

Remote instruction courses are taught online in real-time with regularly scheduled class meetings held via Zoom. Course materials can be accessed any time through an online learning platform.

Available
-
Wednesday 7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Ron Darian
380549
Fee:
$695.00
6 days left. Enroll by Jun 30, 2021
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. 

This course uses remote instruction. As such, instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at course meeting times 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 July 14, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Jun 30, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jul 7, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jul 14, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jul 21, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jul 28, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Aug 4, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Aug 11, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Aug 18, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Aug 25, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Sep 1, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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