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Fiction Writing II

Listed in: English, as ENGL-326

Formerly listed as: ENGL-28

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Peter Kimani (Section 01)


An advanced level fiction class.  Students will undertake a longer project as well as doing exercises every week exploring technical problems.

Requisite:  Completion of a previous course in creative writing.  Admission with consent of the instructor.  Limited to 15 students.  Preregistration is not allowed.  Please consult the Creative Writing Center website for information on admission to this course.  Spring semester.  Visiting Writer Kimani.

If Overenrolled: The instructor will choose from among the applicants on the basis of a writing sample. The instructor will choose students with a lively engagement with literary language and a wide variety of life experience.


Artistic Practice, Attention to Writing, Fine Arts for Non-majors


2017-18: Offered in Spring 2018
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Fall 2009, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2014, Spring 2016