Roanoke College - Courses Offered Fall Term, 2014 (2014FA) - Creative Writing
CRWR 216 A
Title: Creative Writing-PoetryInstructor: Dr. Robert D. Schultz
Time: M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM
Catalog Description: An introduction to writing poetry. Students will receive responses to their writing from their peers and from the instructor. Students will also read and discuss works by notable poets. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.
CRWR 315 A
Title: Adv. Creative Writing-FictionInstructor: Dr. Paul Hanstedt
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET-125 and CRWR-215
Catalog Description: Development of writing skills in fiction, building upon introductory creative writing courses. Students will also read and discuss works by notable fiction writ ers. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.
CRWR 330 A
Title: Forms and GenresInstructor: Dr. Melanie Almeder
Time: M/W 5:45PM-7:15PM
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET-125, CRWR-215 and 216
Catalog Description: The study of poetry and prose structures in order to analyze how creative works are crafted, with special attention to the ways contemporary works respond to traditional forms. Students will read and discuss works by major authors and will experiment with forms by creating orginal works in both poetry and prose. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.
CRWR 411 E
Title: Senior Seminar IInstructor: Dr. Melanie Almeder
Time: T 6:30PM-9:30PM
Pre-requisites/Comments: RHET-125, CRWR-215, 216; and one from 315, 316, or 317
Catalog Description: The first part of a two-term capstone for majors in Creative Writing, this course draws together students who have previously written and studied poetry, fiction, and perhaps other genres. Discussion will focus on careful reading of significant texts in a variety of genres, periods, and national literatures. In response, students will produce orginal work in their chosen genre(s). (1) 6 hrs/wk.