E513C – Form and Technique in Modern Literature: Essay

Credit Hours:
3

Course Level:
Graduate

Semesters Offered:
Fall

Description: This reading and discussion class explores a wide variety of contemporary literary nonfiction books and shorter forms and focuses on the writer’s point of view—specifically on questions such as:

This class might look at personal essays and any number of creative nonfiction books in the following genres or areas of interest: memoir, nature or environmental writing, science, travel, anthropology, immersion reporting, history.