ENG1141 Creative Writing, SP2021 OL10

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ENG1141 Creative Writing, SP2021 OL10
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Spring 2021
Course Description

All writing is creative, including the writing you do for school, internet posts to social media, and text/email messages. Where there was a blank page–virtual or otherwise–and you fill it with your words, you have, in fact, drawn on your intellectual resources to create patterns of meaning with those words.

“Creative writing,” however, generally refers to poetry, fiction, drama, and some forms of non-fiction–memoirs and narratives that use the techniques of story-telling.

We will focus on understanding how form and meaning work together and on understanding the types and complexities of each genre–notably, fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama, and cross-genres–so each student can begin to develop their unique, individual voice.


This course was created by: Jessica Penner

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Aaron Moore, Journal 10

To Whomever it may concern, My name is Aaron, a third-year who took this course, and I'm […] See MoreAaron Moore, Journal 10

Aaron Moore, Journal 9

Dialogue writing wasn't bad at all. It definitely helps that we were instructed to take liberties […] See MoreAaron Moore, Journal 9

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