CWR 201

Creative Writing (Poetry)

Professor/Instructor

Practice in the original composition of poetry supplemented by the reading and analysis of standard works. Each student is expected to prepare a manuscript each week. There will be a weekly workshop meeting and occasional individual conferences. Prerequisite: by application.

CWR 202

Creative Writing (Poetry)

Professor/Instructor

Practice in the original composition of poetry supplemented by the reading and analysis of standard works. Each student is expected to prepare a manuscript each week. There will be a weekly workshop meeting and occasional individual conferences. Prerequisite: by application.

CWR 203

Creative Writing (Fiction)

Professor/Instructor

Practice in the original composition of fiction supplemented by the reading and analysis of standard works. Each student is expected to prepare a manuscript at least every other week. There will be a weekly workshop meeting and occasional individual conferences. Prerequisite: by application.

CWR 204

Creative Writing (Fiction)

Professor/Instructor

Practice in the original composition of fiction supplemented by the reading and analysis of standard works. Each student is expected to prepare a manuscript at least every other week. There will be a weekly workshop meeting and occasional individual conferences. Prerequisite: by application.

CWR 205

Creative Writing (Literary Translation)

Professor/Instructor

Jhumpa Lahiri

Practice in the translation of literary works from another language into English supplemented by the reading and analysis of standard works. Each student is expected to prepare a manuscript each week. There will be a weekly workshop meeting and occasional individual conferences. Prerequisite: fluency in a language other than English and by application.

CWR 206

Creative Writing (Literary Translation)

Professor/Instructor

Jhumpa Lahiri

Practice in the translation of literary works from another language into English supplemented by the reading and analysis of standard works. Each student is expected to prepare a manuscript each week. There will be a weekly workshop meeting and occasional individual conferences. Prerequisite: fluency in a language other than English and by application.

CWR 301

Advanced Creative Writing (Poetry)

Professor/Instructor

Advanced practice in the original composition of poetry for discussion in regularly scheduled workshop meetings. Prerequisites: 201 or 202 and by application.

CWR 302

Advanced Creative Writing (Poetry)

Professor/Instructor

Advanced practice in the original composition of poetry for discussion in regularly scheduled workshop meetings. Prerequisites: 201 or 202 and by application.

CWR 303

Advanced Creative Writing (Fiction)

Professor/Instructor

Advanced practice in the original composition of fiction for discussion in regularly scheduled workshop meetings. Prerequisites: 203 or 204 and by application.

CWR 304

Advanced Creative Writing (Fiction)

Professor/Instructor

Advanced practice in the original composition of fiction for discussion in regularly scheduled workshop meetings. Prerequisites: 203 or 204 and by application.

CWR 305 / COM 355

Advanced Creative Writing (Literary Translation)

Professor/Instructor

Advanced practice in the translation of literary works from another language into English supplemented by the reading and analysis of standard works. Prerequisites: 205 or 206 and by application.

CWR 306 / COM 356

Advanced Creative Writing (Literary Translation)

Professor/Instructor

Advanced practice in the translation of literary works from another language into English supplemented by the reading and analysis of standard works. Prerequisites: 205 or 206 and by application.

CWR 345

Special Topics in Creative Writing

Professor/Instructor

Meghan Elizabeth O'Rourke

Students gain special access to the critical understanding of literature through their involvement in the creative process. Topics include autobiography, prosody, non-fiction, revision and point of view. Students are expected to prepare a manuscript at least every other week. Specific topics and prerequisites will vary. By application.

CWR 401

Advanced Creative Writing Tutorial

Professor/Instructor

Tutorials in the original composition of fiction, poetry, or translations, open to those who have demonstrated unusual commitment and talent through four terms of creative writing or who provide equivalent evidence of their capacity for advanced work. Open also to qualified graduate students. Individual conferences to be arranged.

CWR 402

Advanced Creative Writing Tutorial

Professor/Instructor

Tutorials in the original composition of fiction, poetry, or translations, open to those who have demonstrated unusual commitment and talent through four terms of creative writing or who provide equivalent evidence of their capacity for advanced work. Open also to qualified graduate students. Individual conferences to be arranged.

CWR 403 / VIS 406

Special Topics in Screenwriting

Professor/Instructor

Afia Serena Nathaniel

This class will familiarize students with the complex use of metaphorical, emotional, and visual threads in long form screenplay writing. Analyzing examples of international, independent, and classical structures, students will be exposed to the rhythms and demands of the process of conceiving and writing a long form narrative film. Prerequisite: Introduction to Screenwriting and by application.