Creative Writing provides students with an organized and intensive approach to writing fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry, drama, and film. The course requires the completion of in-class exercises, regular writing assignments, a term project, and readings from various genres and critical perspectives. Topics for study include structure, style, voice, genre, audience, narrative, and meaning. The course will stress the important relationship between writing and reading.
3 lecture hours per term, one term
Successors: 30:277, 30:352, 30:353, 30:354, 30:357, 30:367, 68:352.
Transfer Equivalents: Look up 30:274 in the BU Course Transfer Database.
- Instructor: Gordon Portman