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Spring 2014 Course Descriptions

English 4763  Fiction Writing

English 4763 Section 001       CRN 31648
Knight
Fiction Writing    1530-1800 R

In this course, students will deepen their understanding of fiction writing in general and the short story in particular. This course is a workshop and will include writing, attendance at local creative writing events, and discussion of published short stories, essays on craft, and fellow students' short stories. As an intermediate course, students are expected to be familiar with the fundamental elements of fiction as explained in books like Kardos' The Art and Craft of Fiction: A Writer's Guide, or Burroway's Writing Fiction: A Guide to Narrative Craft. (Group 1 or 5)