Courses

CRWR 215 Creative Writing-Fiction

An introduction to writing the short story. Students will receive responses to their writing from their peers and from the instructor. Students will also read and discuss works by notable fiction writers. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 L. Garrison M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Spring 2019 M. Hill T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

CRWR 216 Creative Writing-Poetry

An introduction to writing poetry. Students will receive responses to their writing from their peers and from the instructor. Students will also read and discuss works by notable poets. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 M. Hill T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Summer Term 2, 2019 M. Almeder
Spring 2019 M. Hill T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM

CRWR 230 Reading As a Writer

The study of poetry and prose structures in order to analyze how creative works are made. Students will read and discuss works by major authors and will respond by creating orginal works in multiple genres. In both their reading and writing, students wil attend to sentence-level correctness and style, and specific craft elements in prose and poetry such as voice, plot, character, settng, figurative language, and the relations between parts and the whole. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 M. Hill T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

CRWR 315 Adv. Creative Writing-Fiction

Development of writing skills in fiction, building upon introductory creative writing courses. Students will also read and discuss works by notable fiction writ ers. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CRWR-215.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 L. Garrison M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

CRWR 316 Adv Creative Writing -Poetry

Development of writing skills in poetry, building upon introductory creative writing courses. Students will also read and discuss works by notable poets. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CRWR-216.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 M. Almeder M/W 4:00PM-5:30PM

CRWR 330 Forms and Genres

Advanced study of poetry and prose structures in order to analyse how creative works are crafted. Students will read and discuss works by major authors and will experiment with forms by creating orginal works in both poetry and prose. Building on work done on craft elements in CRWR 230, this course gives special attention to the broader issues of specific poetry and prose forms and to genre traditions. Note that the CRWR 230, 330 sequence must be completed before enrolling in CRWR 412.(1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CRWR-230 CRWR-215 OR 216

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 S. McGlaun T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

CRWR 406 Independent Study

Supervised production of a final project, which may be different in kind from those completed for other Creative Writing courses, and may include a student presentation or public reading as well. (1) 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CRWR-215 CRWR-216 CRWR-315, CRWR-316 or CRWR-317

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 P. Hanstedt
Spring 2019 M. Hill

CRWR 412 Senior Seminar

This course draws together students who have previously written and studied poetry, fiction, and perhaps other genres. Discussion will focus on careful reading of significant texts in a variety of genres, periods, and national literatures. In response, students will produce orginal work in their chosen genre, culminating in the completion of the senior writing project. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CRWR-215 CRWR-216 CRWR-315, CRWR-316 OR CRWR-317 CRWR-330 CRWR-230

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 P. Hanstedt T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

CRWR 416 Internship

Experience in a field of applied writing through programs such as magazine and book publishing, public relations, government communications, or various aspects of the media.(1) 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments CRWR-215 CRWR-216 CRWR-315, CRWR-316 or CRWR-317

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 J. Rosti
Summer Term 3, 2019 J. Rosti
Spring 2019 J. Rosti

CRWR 497 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminating in a final project. (1/2) 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 P. Hanstedt