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2022-2023 University Catalog 
2022-2023 University Catalog [Archived Catalogue]

CRWT 222 The Linked Short Story Collection

3 credits 45.0 hours
200 level undergraduate course

This seminar introduces students to the tricky, increasingly popular and frequently misunderstood genre of the linked short story collection. Links among grouped stories occur in different ways-through theme, structure, setting, character, shifting points of view. Through critical reading and writing, students will learn different approaches to shaping a linked story collection and make a thoughtful, informed attempt at writing two linked stories of their own.

Prerequisites CRWT*152 or CRWT*182

Priority enrollment for Creative Writing majors.
This course is not repeatable for credit.
This course can fulfill a critical studies elective or general elective requirement.