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  • CWL 305: Forms of Fiction

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: CWL 202

    DEC: G SBC: HFA+; WRTD

    Study of the genre through readings, discussion and regular submission of original work. Course explores methods for expressing the human condition made available through fiction, with examples from the tradition that illustrate point of view, character development, dialogue, plot, setting, theme, motif, and other elements. Areas of study include Short Story, Novella, The Popular Novel, Graphic Novels and Writing Funny. Course may be repeated as the topic changes.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 265909S30Emma Walton HamiltonFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • CWL 320: Forms of Interdisciplinary Art

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: CWL 202

    DEC: G SBC: EXP+; WRTD

    Regular submission, discussion, and analysis of students' work in conjunction with active engagement with the world beyond the page in order to explore methods for expressing the human condition not available through study in a single genre. Areas of interdisciplinary involvement include writing across genres (Writing Nature); production of the written word (Poetry Bookmaking, Performing & Production); and partnering to write (Endangered Languages: Poetry & the Oral Tradition, Documentary Screenwriting in a Sustainable World, and Testimony in Creative Nonfiction). Students may repeat this course as the genre and topic in the humanities change.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 166059S01Julie SheehanFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • CWL 575: Writers Conference

    Graduate 1-6 credits

    Must submit application and writing sample, permission of conference admissions committee and/or pro gram director

    The Southampton Writers Conference is an intensive program of workshops in contemporary writing that includes lectures, readings, workshops, and panels featuring nationally distinguished authors who join the department's summer faculty. Graduate students in the program will assist in planning and running the Conference, and will have the option of taking a Conference workshop for credit. The Writers Conference will also encourage participation by visiting students ¿ new writers, established writers, teachers of writing and editors ¿ who will be admitted by application and may receive academic credit upon request.

    Session Class # Section Topic Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 266122S30The Southampton Writer's Conf. Susan MerrellFlexible (Online)TBASouthampton Campus (Southampton Campus)Open
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    Session 266123S31The Southampton Children's Lit Emma Walton HamiltonFlexible (Online)TBASouthampton Campus (Southampton Campus)Open
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    Session 266164S32Directing Conference Christian McLeanFlexible (Online)TBASouthampton Campus (Southampton Campus)Open
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