ENG-3140 The Creative Essay

3 credits

Prerequisite: ENG-2101, ENG-2051, or permission of instructor.

The essay as creative non-fiction is analyzed as a model for students, and emphasis is placed on helping students to frame eloquent and artistic prose. Students write essays as well as study classic essays from academic and popular writing. The goal of the course is to encourage and assist students to become writers of essays that move readers as well as inform. (Spring semesters, even years)