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- Due to COVID-19, the 2020 Cornell University Summer Session will be held entirely online.
- All regular Summer Session online courses will proceed as scheduled. More will be added to the roster throughout the spring.
- On-campus courses through August 16 are cancelled. We are working to convert a number of these on-campus courses into online offerings. Please check the online course roster frequently for updates.
This course focuses upon the writing of fiction or related narrative forms. May include significant reading and discussion of readings, explorations of form and technique, completion of writing assignments and prompts, and peer review of student work. Many students will choose to write short stories, but excerpts from longer works will also be accepted.
ENGL 3820/3830 counts toward the English major, and either it or ENGL 3840/3850, Intermediate Verse Writing, is required for the Creative Writing minor. Students may take ENGL 3820/3830 more than once.
ENGL 2800 or 2810 and permission of instructor based on submission of a manuscript.
The ENGL 3830 101-SEM section of this course has been canceled.