LITR 3133 - Creative Writing:Travel & Expr, 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): COMP 1503 with D or better

Level: Lower

Course Attributes: Gen Ed - The Arts, Gen Ed - Humanities, Liberal Arts and Science

This course will have students write creative non-fiction, focusing on the experience of travel. Student will read and be exposed to different works of non-fiction (travel writing and instructional, how-to writing), and published fiction (poetry, stories, and novels) revolving around travel. Class readings will also expose students to various writing styles and provide examples of the successes and strategies of other writers. Class time will be spent discussing the writer's craft and the assigned readings, and critiquing student writing in a workshop setting.