Journalism and Creative Nonfiction
- Develops Voice
- Strengthens Technical Skills
- Shapes Tone and Style
The ability to tell an engaging and compelling story is fundamental to both journalistic writing and creative nonfiction. Learn the technical reporting skills necessary for a career in journalism or gain the confidence to write and publish your memoir, personal essay, or opinion piece. Develop strong stories for a variety of media—print and digital magazines and newspapers, video, podcasts, social media platforms--and learn to pitch your work to editors. Try an introductory or advanced class or explore our Certificate in Journalism and Newswriting .
This Spring, study from anywhere in the world in the safety and comfort of your home through online or remote instruction.
This nonfiction writing course will give you the tools to write and sell health and beauty stories for a robust and growing market.
Are you seeking new ideas for articles and pitches? Writers who publish prolifically are able to tap into the zeitgeist and their own lives for...
Learn how to hatch fresh story ideas that will draw editors’ attention and how to portray these ideas in winning ways.
Learn how to conduct effective interviews, fashion them into articles, and get them published.
When it comes to editing your writing for publication, your construction needs to be tight. In this interactive workshop, instructor Estelle...
This class is for anyone who always has wanted to write a memoir but can’t quite get things rolling, or is stuck in a rut.
Learn how to shape your personal experiences and reporting into a compelling, publishable essay or feature for the midlife and beyond market.
Produce a polished, ready-to-publish personal essay or hybrid essay/reported piece about parenthood for a growing market.
In writing reported articles, essays, or short-memoir style pieces, it is essential to be able to craft a satisfying ending that ties all the...
In writing short nonfiction, such as essays or short-memoir style pieces, crafting an opening that gets the reader to the heart of the story can...