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Fall 2018-2019
CWR 303 (LA)   P/D/F Only

Advanced Creative Writing (Fiction)

A.M. Homes
Yiyun Li

ENROLLMENT BY APPLICATION OR INTERVIEW. DEPARTMENTAL PERMISSION REQUIRED.

Advanced practice in the original composition of fiction for discussion in regularly scheduled workshop meetings. The curriculum allows the student to develop writing skills, provides an introduction to the possibilities of contemporary literature and offers 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 student's submissions in advance of the workshop in which they are to be discussed. (3) Other assigned readings or exercises. 75 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:
By application only. Students must have completed two 200-level CWR courses prior to applying. 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. Program IV English majors may use two creative writing course at 300 or 400-level as departmentals. Further information is available at the Program Office or on the Creative Writing webpage. 70% Other: Workshop Writing Assignments

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

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
22021 C01 09:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am T   New South Building   602   Enrolled:10 Limit:10 Closed
22899 C02 10:00:00 am - 11:50:00 am F   New South Building   602   Enrolled:10 Limit:10 Closed