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ENGL 5269: Publishing Workshop (Fall 2019)

ENGL 5269-001 Noah Eli Gordon Provides practical experience in the editorial, design, and business procedures of desktop publishing. Requisites: Restricted to English (ENGL) and English Lit- Creative Writing (CRWR) graduate students only.

ENGL 5239: Fiction Workshop (Fall 2019)

ENGL 5239-001 Elisabeth Sheffield Designed to give students time and impetus to generate fiction and discussion of it in an atmosphere at once supportive and critically serious. Enrollment requires admission to the Creative Writing Graduate Program or the instructor's approval of an application manuscript. Requisites: Restricted to English Creative Writing...

ENGL 5229: Poetry Workshop (Fall 2019)

ENGL 5229-001 Ruth Ellen Kocher Designed to give students time and impetus to generate poetry and discussion of it in an atmosphere at once supportive and critically serious. Enrollment requires admission to the Creative Writing Graduate Program or the instructor's approval of an application manuscript. Requisites: Restricted to English Creative...

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ENGL 5299-001: Studies in Fiction, Women and Representation in Modernism (Spring 2019)

This will be an experiment in reading and studying a strain of modernist art created by women that questions the stability and efficacy of the terms ''Modernist," "art," "create" and "woman." We will pay attention to artifacts, objects and texts from Paula Modersohn-Becker, Claude Cahun, Djuna Barnes, Jean Rhys, Simone...

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ENGL 5239-001: Fiction Workshop (Spring 2019)

Writing is never done in a vacuum; it occurs always in context. Often fiction writing is provoked by contact with other art forms like painting, music and film. If composition is a series of decisions about what goes where, shouldn’t the translating of decisions from painting, music and film into...

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ENGL 5229-001: Poetry Workshop (Spring 2019)

Designed to give students time and impetus to generate poetry and discussion of it in an atmosphere at once supportive and critically serious. Enrollment requires admission to the Creative Writing Graduate Program or the instructor's approval of an application manuscript.

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ENGL 5319-001: Studies in Literary Movements, Modernism

“From the modernism you chose you get the postmodernism you deserve.” David Antin “If it is art, it is not popular. And if it is popular, it is not art.” Arnold Schoenberg. Texts: In Search of Lost Time— Marcel Proust , The Complete Stories— Franz Kafka. In addition to these...

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ENGL 5239-001: Fiction Workshop

Lot of writing, good amount of reading, workshopping every week, always with an eye toward publication.

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ENGL 5229-001: Poetry Workshop

This course is designed to give students time and impetus to generate poetry and discussion of it in an atmosphere at once supportive and critically serious. Enrollment requires admission to the Creative Writing Graduate Program or the instructor's approval of an application manuscript.