English

ENG 110.6 (97)

Literature and Composition                                  

CRN: 81163

Term: 1 & 2 (3 lecture)

 Time: Monday, 9:00 am - 11:50 am 

Professor: Barbara Langhorst

Description:

An introduction to the main kinds of literature. In addition to learning the tools of critical analysis, students will study and practice composition.

Note:

Only 6 credit units of 100-level English may be taken for credit.

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ENG 114.3 (96)

Literature and Composition Reading Culture

CRN: 20997

Term: 2 (3 lecture)

Time: Tuesday, 1:00 - 3:50 pm

Professor: Barbara Langhorst

Description:

An introduction to historical and contemporary cultural forms in English. In addition to learning the tools of critical analysis, students will study and practise composition.

Note:

Only 6 credit units of 100-Level English may be taken for credit.

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ENG 120.3 (97)

Introduction to Creative Writing

CRN: 86169

Term: 1 (1.5 lecture/1.5 workshop)

Time: Wednesday, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Professor: Barbara Langhorst

Description:

This course introduces students to strategies for writing original fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction. The course will include both lectures and writing workshops in which students critique original writing by class members. Visiting authors may be invited into the classroom, and students will be encouraged to attend literary events in the community. By the end of the course, students will have a portfolio of polished writing in three genres.

Note:

Note: Only 6 credit units of ENG 110, 111, 112, 113, and 114 may be taken for credit. In addition, students may choose to take ENG 120 for credit as well.

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ENG 253.6 (97)

Canadian Literature in English

CRN: 82825

Term: 1 and 2 (3 lecture)

Time: Wednesday, 9:00 am - 11:50 am

Professor: Barbara Langhorst

Prerequisite(s):

6 credit units of 100-level ENG; or 3 credit units 100-level ENG and INTS 101.

Description:

This course surveys English-Canadian literature from its beginnings to the present day, focusing on the development of a Canadian literary tradition. Course content emphasizes poetry, short fiction, and the novel, but the course may also include genres such as orature, drama, and non-fiction prose. Some First Nations texts will be considered.

Note:

Students with credit for ENG 353 may not take this course for credit.

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ENG 308.3 (97)

Creative Nonfiction I

CRN: 82824

Term: 1 (3 lecture)

Time: Saturday, 10:00 am - 3:50 pm (Biweekly)

Professor: Sheri Benning

Prerequisite(s):

6 credit units of 100-level English and permission of the instructor.

Description:

An introductory seminar/workshop in the basic techniques and methods of writing creative nonfiction. By examining the works of established writers, studying craft and history, engaging in workshop discussions, and producing a portfolio, students will be prepared to move forward to the advanced study of creative nonfiction.

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ENG 309.3 (96)

Creative Nonfiction II

CRN: 23037

Term: 2 (3 lecture)

Time: Saturday, 10:00 am - 3:50 pm (biweekly)

Professor: Kelly Jo Burke

Prerequisite(s):

Successful completion of 6 credit units of 100-level English; a portfolio of 1500-2000 words and permission of the instructor.

Description:

An advanced course for those with prior experience in the craft of writing creative nonfiction. Students will read and practice writing vigorous and compelling work. Mentorship is central; the instructor will aid students in compiling individual reading lists as they write and workshop intensive projects of their own devising.

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ENG 365.3 (97)

Creative Writing 

CRN: 81107

Term: 1 & 2 (3 lecture)

Time: Monday, 7:00 pm - 9:50 pm

Professor: Allan Safarik

Prerequisite(s):

6 credit units of 100-level English and permission of the instructor.

Description:

Intended for students who are seriously interested in the practice of imaginative writing (fiction, poetry, etc.). Course work will include an assignment of writing each week. Enrolment will be limited.

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