English | Advanced Fiction Writing
W401 | 16583 | Stanton

4:00p-5:15p TR (15 students) 3cr. PREREQUISITE: W301 or equivalent. Section requires permission of instructor.

This is a creative writing workshop for advanced fiction writing students. Each student will write approximately 45-50 pages of fiction--short stories or chapters from longer works in progress. Students will write critiques of each otherís work, as well as responses to the assigned reading. We might read a couple of short novels or an anthology or a couple of collections of short fiction--the texts havenít been chosen yet.

To apply for admission, place a 10-15 page writing sample in my mailbox in BH 442, along with a cover sheet listing your name, email address, previous creative writing classes and names of teachers, plus a brief paragraph stating your reasons for wishing to enroll in this class. Apply early, well before your registration date. Once admitted, you will be issued an on-line authorization from the Creative Writing Program secretary in BH 442.