ENGL 4351. THE BUSINESS OF WRITING. 3 Hours.
Prepares students for the professional and practical aspects of being a creative writer, such as submitting work for publication, organizing and conducting public readings, and developing effective daily writing practices. Students must already have a preliminary portfolio of prose (a minimum of 30 pages) or poetry (a minimum of 15 pages) ready to be intensively workshopped and edited in small peer groups, culminating in the production of a polished final collection. Prerequisite: May be taken only by Creative Writing minors who have earned a grade of C or above in 15 hours of advanced creative writing courses and who have the permission of the instructor or the Coordinator of the Creative Writing minor.