May 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

EN 465 The Contemporary Moment


This course introduces upper-level undergraduate and graduate students to today’s literary scene with works by exciting writers who are currently practicing their craft. The course focuses primarily on American writers, although British writers and authors of other nationalities writing in English also may be considered. Students in this course get to help shape contemporary literary taste. The genres covered are the novel, the short story, poetry, memoir, and the creative nonfiction essay.