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389 - Digital Creative Writing Workshop

Writing Intensive (WI): 
Prerequisite or Requirement: 
Completion of First Year Writing (FYW) requirement,
General Education: 
Creative Writing
Creative Writing
Class Description: 
This course is for students who want to explore the techniques of creative writing applied to digital delivery formats. Through reading, discussion, and exercises, students will be exposed to creative writing techniques that they will use to produce born digital writings. While reading/reflection and writing/revision will be emphasized all semester, the class focus will be on the creation of creative works and the learning of stylistic and craft techniques. Ongoing work will be discussed with peer editors, which will not only help students rethink their work but teach them to become better editors. Group critiques will provide the opportunity to give and receive helpful feedback. May be taken as a professional elective for communication majors; part of the Creative Writing minor; part of the Digital Literature & Comparative Media minor; and may also be taken as an elective.

Job Posting: Language Science

The Department of English invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position, beginning in January 2018, with specialization in computational linguistics. Possible areas include:

  • Deep learning for natural language understanding
  • Speech and speech technology
  • Multimodal and linguistic sensors
  • Human-computer interaction
  • Linguistic narrative analytics

Please visit for a full position description.

Review of applications will begin on November 25, 2017.

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