Writing and Literature
The Adult School also offers courses focused on writing and presentation skills for professionals and creative writing choices for those with a more literary inclination. Students can choose from a variety of classes.
- READING AND WRITING THE SHORT STORY
Instructor: Tristen Chang Register Now »
Recommended for advanced English learners and native English speakers.
Nabokov, O’Connor, Carver, Diaz, Lee Learn the elements of fiction (character, plot, tension) in this introductory class. We will discuss short stories, complete writing exercises, and develop our understanding of literature.
- CREATIVE WRITING
Instructor: Burt Liebert Register Now »
Liberate your imagination by giving it a voice! Whether you express yourself with poetry, short stories, dramatic scripts, narratives, autobiographies or essays, this class will encourage you to share your thoughts, feelings and experiences with others. We will read our creations to each other and suggest ways to make our writing sharper, clearer and more dynamic.