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UGRD > ENGL > 276G

The Art of Life Writing

Introduction to life writing. Close analytical reading of memoirs, personal essays, biographies and autobiographies with special attention to a writer's historical and cultural milieu, and to a writer's choices of form (including narrative points of view, setting, characterization, scene and summary, figurative language, and representations of speech). Please note: Students may receive credit either for this course or for CORE C120 (Controversy), but not for both. This course may count toward the major or minor in English. Capabilities addressed: Critical reading, critical thinking, clear writing, academic self-assessment, collaborative learning, information technology, oral presentation.

Offered in:

2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 6882 MW
16:00 - 17:15
Torra,Joseph M M02-0419
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/06/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 24
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ENGL 102, and a minimum of 30 creditsDegree Students OnlyStudents may not take more than one 200G (Intermediate Seminar) course.
Course Attributes: Intermediate Seminar, Stay On Track