The goal of this course is to make students better informed readers as well as to provide them with the tools to produce narrative non-fiction themselves.

Creative nonfiction writing includes literary journalism, memoir and essay. In this introductory course, students will learn about the historic development of this genre as well as read and discuss some of the best examples of historical and contemporary narrative nonfiction. The goal is to make students better informed readers as well as to provide them with the tools to produce this kind of writing themselves.

Prerequisite: JOUR 1001.06 or permission of Instructor
Exclusion: JOUR 4950.09