Oct 23, 2020  
2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog

ENG 288 Creative Nonfiction

Prerequisite: ENG 180  or permission of the instructor
3 credits

This is a workshop course in the creative expression of ideas in creative nonfiction. Creative nonfiction, for the purposes of this course, is defined as nonfiction that uses the elements of story and personal reflection to present and discuss the subject. Types of creative nonfiction that may be covered include the nature essay, literary journalism, the segmented essay, travel writing, adventure essay, or memoir. The class includes reading and works shopping both published essays and student writing, in class exercises, and discussion.