Spring 2016 - Graduate Course Descriptions
Description of Course:
This is a short fiction workshop, designed to make you a better reader and writer of fiction. Students will produce and evaluate each otherâ€™s original stories with an eye toward publication. Literary journals, agents, and publishing in general will be discussed. Students should be prepared to write 2 original short stories during the term and to read and discuss assigned reading.
Battleborn, by Claire Vaye Watkins
All Stories Are True, John Edgar Wideman
Brief Encounters with Che Guevara: Stories, Ben Fountain
Course Requirements/Evaluation Criteria:
Graduate Standing. Students will benefit from having had at least one previous course in creative writing. Students must have graduate-level writing ability in the English language.