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Fall 2018-2019
CWR 203 (LA)   P/D/F Only

Creative Writing (Fiction)

A.M. Homes
Yiyun Li
Joyce Carol Oates

ENROLLMENT BY APPLICATION OR INTERVIEW. DEPARTMENTAL PERMISSION REQUIRED.

The curriculum allows the student to develop writing skills, provides an introduction to the possibilities of contemporary literature and offers a perspective on the place of literature among the liberal arts. Criticism by practicing writers and talented peers encourages the student's growth as both creator and reader of literature.


Sample reading list:
See instructor for complete list

Reading/Writing assignments:
(1) One manuscript every other week. (2) Reading of other students' submissions in advance of workshop in which they are to be discussed. (3) Other assigned readings or exercises. 60 pages of reading per week.

Requirements/Grading:
Class/Precept Participation - 30%
Other (See Instructor) - 70%

Other Requirements:
Not Open to Graduate Students.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
Please visit the Lewis Center Creative Writing website for application information. Application deadline is April 16, 2018. Accepted students will be able to enroll in Tiger Hub May 21st to 25th..

Other information:
Individual conferences are scheduled at intervals during the semester. There are no exams. Students may begin the Creating Writing sequence with either CWR 203 or 204. Further information is available at the Program Office or on the Creative Writing webpage. 70% Other: Workshop Writing Assignments

Reserved Seats:
First Years Only 3 (C01)
First Years Only 3 (C02)
First Years Only 3 (C03)
First Years Only 3 (C04)
First Years Only 3 (C05)
First Years Only 3 (C06)
First Years Only 3 (C07)
First Years Only 3 (C08)
First Years Only 3 (C09)

Website:  http://arts.princeton.edu/academics/creative-writing

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
22010 C01 02:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm W   New South Building   619   Enrolled:7 Limit:10
22011 C02 09:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am T   New South Building   619   Enrolled:7 Limit:10
22012 C03 07:30:00 pm - 09:20:00 pm M   New South Building   602   Enrolled:7 Limit:10
22013 C04 01:30:00 pm - 03:20:00 pm M   New South Building   619   Enrolled:7 Limit:10
22014 C05 01:30:00 pm - 03:20:00 pm W   New South Building   602   Enrolled:5 Limit:10
22015 C06 01:30:00 pm - 03:20:00 pm Th   New South Building   619   Enrolled:7 Limit:10
22016 C07 07:30:00 pm - 09:20:00 pm T   New South Building   602   Enrolled:6 Limit:10
22017 C08 09:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am W   New South Building   602   Enrolled:7 Limit:10
22018 C09 10:00:00 am - 11:50:00 am F   New South Building   619   Enrolled:7 Limit:10