Introduction to Creative Nonfiction
Mondays & Wednesdays, October 7 - December 18. 2019
5:30 - 7:30 p.m
An elective for non-Graduate Program in Creative Writing students at Western Colorado University who want to develop writing skills. An intensive genre-based survey of major approaches to Creative Nonfiction. Considers the subgenres of memoir, lyric essay, meditative essay, literary and cultural criticism and journalism, social, historical and political writing, travel writing, writing about science and technology, and other forms. Students read, analyze and imitate major works in each genre. CRWR 696 (3 credits). With Western Colorado University's Graduate Program offering a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing: Nature Writing.