EN-704 : MFA Residency 4

Academic Level:
Graduate
Department:
English
Subject:
English
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
4
Students participate in six intensive genre workshops in poetry, fiction, or nonfiction guided by a visiting writer, also called a mentor. In workshops, students and mentors discuss issues of craft and aesthetics, followed by individual conferences. Students must attend seminars, lectures, and readings given by visiting writers and guest speakers from the publishing and writing communities. At the end of the residency, student and mentor agree on an individualized five-month writing and reading schedule intended to improve the students writing of poetry, fiction, or nonfiction 4 credits per residency