30:277 Short Fiction Writing [Lakevold]

Prerequisites: 30:274 or permission of Instructor.

This course introduces students to the short fiction form and to various strategies for writing short fiction. Topics for study include structure, plot, voice, point of view, character, and meaning. The course requires the completion of in-class exercises, regular writing assignments, a term project, and assigned readings.

3 lecture hours per week, one term

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 30:277 in the BU Course Transfer Database.

Instructor: Dale Lakevold