21W.755 Writing and Reading Short Stories

As taught in: Fall 2006

Hand-drawn diagram outlining a plan for a short story.

Planning diagram for a short story. (Image courtesy of Simon Scott.)

Level:

Undergraduate

Instructors:

Shariann Lewitt

Course Features

Course Description

This class will focus on the craft of the short story, which we will explore through reading great short stories, writers speaking about writing, writing exercises and conducting workshops on original stories.