2020-2021 Catalog 
    
    Dec 05, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog

CRW 142 - Creative Nonfiction Writing


Description: Techniques in writing creative nonfiction, focusing on the personal essay and memoir.

Credits: 3
Lecture: 3
Course Content:
  1. Elements of creative nonfiction.
  2. Close reading of literary and student texts
  3. Methods of crafting, critiquing and revising creative nonfiction work
  4. Markets and publishing resources

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Identify and apply elements of creative nonfiction. (1)
  2. Analyze and evaluate literary and student texts. (2)
  3. Write, critique and revise own creative nonfiction work. (3)
  4. Identify potential markets and publishing resources. (4)

Required Assessment:
  1. Minimum of 5,000 words monitored writing.