English 4008 is a creative nonfiction writing course designed to practice the skills and tools required for the writing process. The first rule of writing is: Writers Write. Therefore, a major component of the course will be writing, both in-class spontaneous exercises and pieces that require a more sustained creative writing practice. The primary focus will be on creative nonfiction prose, but other genre will be introduced as creative nonfiction draws on techniques from fiction and poetry.


 English 3238 is a creative writing course designed to practice the skills and tools required for the writing process. 

Expansion of critical thinking, reading, writing, and speaking skills through sustained engagement with, interpretation of, and evaluation of genres, such as: the novel, Shakespearean drama, poetry, criticism, and theory; this course focuses on the development of advanced research methods and academic writing.

Expansión del pensamiento crítico, la lectura, la escritura, y la expresión oral a través de interacción sostenida con la interpretación, y evaluación de géneros literarios, tales como: novelas, dramas de Shakespeare, poesía, crítica y teoría. Este curso se enfoca en el desarrollo de métodos avanzados de investigación y escritura académica.

Development of critical thinking, reading, writing, and speaking skills through the engagement with, interpretation of, and evaluation of literary genres, such as: the short story, poetry, and the essay; this course includes an introduction to library skills, research methods, using citations, and academic writing.