Creative Writing & Journalism Courses

Fall 2021 Courses

Please see the Syllabus page on Canvas for any course you are interested in taking to make sure you have completed all the application or preregistration requirements for that course. Applications are due by noon on April 21* unless otherwise noted below. Where no application is required in advance, students may enroll on a first-come-first-served basis during registration period, May 3-June 4.

Beginner

ENGL 404 Reading Fiction for Craft. Adam Sexton.
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Intermediate

ENGL 407 Introduction to Writing Fiction. Amity Gaige.
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ENGL 408 Introduction to Writing Poetry. Louise Glück.
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EVST 224/ENGL 418 Writing about the Environment. Alan Burdick.
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ENGL 419/HSAR 460/HUMS 185 Writing About Contemporary Figurative Art. Margaret Spillane.
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ENGL 425 Writing the Television Drama. Aaron Tracy.
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HUMS 184/ENGL 437 Writing and Reading Biography. Karin Roffman.
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ENGL 447 Shakespeare and the Craft of Writing Poetry. Danielle Chapman.
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Advanced

ENGL 453/THST 320 Playwriting. Donald Margulies.
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ENGL 460 Advanced Poetry Writing. Louise Glück.
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ENGL 465 Advanced Fiction Writing. Caryl Phillips.
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ENGL 466 Writing the Contemporary Essay. Cynthia Zarin.
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ENGL 467/PLSC 467 Journalism. Steven Brill.
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ENGL 469 Advanced Nonfiction Writing. Anne Fadiman.
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ENGL 474 The Genre of the Sentence. Verlyn Klinkenborg.
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ENGL 484 Writing Across Literary Genres. Cynthia Zarin.
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ENGL 487 Tutorial in Writing. Staff.
*Application is due in the previous term.

ENGL 489 The Writing Concentration Senior Project. Staff.
*Application is due in the previous term.