Short Story II
Create two new short stories in this workshop for writers familiar with short story basics.
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 10-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.
WRITING X 412.1 Short Story I or comparable workshop experience.
Summer 2020 Schedule
These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.
These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.
Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required.
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.