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Creative Nonfiction Writing

Explore the process of writing nonfiction with clarity and precision as well as with a poet’s eye. Geared toward both novice writers and out-of-practice scribes, this course guides you through a series of effective exercises to jump-start your nonfiction writing. Emphasis is placed on building self-confidence and developing your individual voice. Write short essays, memoirs, and profiles. Learn to improve tone, style, and point of view through imaginative weekly writing assignments and by reading masters of nonfiction.

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You'll Walk Away with

  • Drafts of a short essay, brief memoir, and profile
  • An understanding of what makes writing nonfiction

Ideal for

  • The curious and creative
  • Writers of all levels

1 section

  • Summer 2018
    • Section

      001
    • Semester

      Summer 2018
    • Date

      Jun 6 - Aug 1
    • Day

      Wednesday
    • Time

      6:15PM-9:10PM
      • In-Person
    • Format

      In-Person
      • In-Person
    • Sessions

      8
    • Faculty

      Hartman, Susan
    • Location

      Washington Square
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    • Section

      2
    • Semester

      Spring 2018
    • Date

      Feb 14 - May 9
    • Day

      Wednesday
    • Time

      6:45PM-9:05PM
      • In-Person
    • Format

      In-Person
      • In-Person
    • Sessions

      11
    • Location

      Varies
    Tuition $645