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IMF 54600
The Personal Essay & Memoir

Instructor: Andrew Pryor

Class Type: Craft & Workshop

Course Description: This course will focus on the wellspring of memory and reflection and the employment of narrative in creative nonfiction. Students will discuss a variety of personal essays, noting the use of voice, character development, sense of place and time, and narrative arc, and will write their own creative nonfiction pieces for workshop. This course may be taken alongside IMF 52315 - Further Studies in the Personal Essay and Memoir.

Textbook: 

Tell It Slant
Miller
3rd Edition
ISBN 9781260454598

Lindenwood University
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301