Are you interested in becoming a published author? Are you curious about how the worlds of book and magazine publishing actually work? ENGL 3081 can help you develop the skills necessary to write and publish works of creative nonfiction.
This new online course will introduce you to creative nonfiction, an exciting and vibrant genre that includes memoir, travel writing, essays, and narrative journalism. In this course, titled Publish or Perish: The Art of Writing and Publishing Your Creative Nonfiction, you will read popular and successful examples of creative nonfiction, develop practical skills such as how to write an effective query letter and story proposal, and write a work of creative nonfiction with the goal of publication.