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MFA Course Descriptions

IMF 55600
The Prose Collection: Alice Munro

Instructor: Mary Anderson

Class Type: Literature

Course Description: 

Dare to write about the ordinary. Learn to craft short stories with the impact of a novel. In this class you will read and study stories in Dear Life and Runaway by the beloved, award-winning, Canadian writer, Alice Munro. We will examine her “unparalleled gift for storytelling.” Try your own hand at writing your way through clarity and into vision. This class includes a mini-workshop.

Textbooks (2):

Dear Life
Alice Munro
ISBN 9780307743725

Alice Munro
ISBN 9781400077915

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