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Spring 2014 Course Descriptions

English 4906  Problems in the Teaching of English: Teaching Creative Writing

English 4906 Section 001       CRN 38091
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Problems in the Teaching of English: Teaching Creative Writing     1900-2130 W

This course focuses on the pedagogy of creative writing. How do we teach something as ephemeral as creative writing? What kinds of approaches work best for creating a productive workshop environment? Which kinds of texts should be used to introduce students to the principles of creative writing? We will explore these questions and more. (Group 5)