Creative Nonfiction for Beginners [Beth Slattery]
Introductory. Whether you have dreams of crafting memoir, publishing personal essay, or recording your memories for posterity, this course will give you the basics you need to write more satisfying and richly developed prose. We will look at examples from literary nonfiction that highlight the issues we will be studying, such as narration, description, dialogue, scene, etc. Students will generate 15-20 pages, which will receive extensive instructor feedback.
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