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ENGL 4433 Advanced Creative Nonfiction: Flash Nonfiction (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

Students will focus on producing short (from 280 characters to 750 words) pieces of creative nonfiction, including micro-narrative; lyric essay; braided essay; an integrated sequence of status updates or tweets; an appropriated form essay; a letter-as-essay; and a persona piece. Assigned writing includes a new flash nonfiction piece almost every week, along with a revision of the previous week’s piece. Students will get feedback on work-in-progress in a workshop or individual conference almost every single week.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Lad Tobin

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: This course is open to sophomores, juniors and seniors (who will be selected on the basis of manuscript submission).


Last Updated: 07-Feb-18