Introductory Fiction

The curriculum allows the student to develop writing skills, provides an introduction to the possibilities of contemporary literature and offers a perspective on the place of literature among the liberal arts. Criticism by practicing writers and talented peers encourages the student’s growth as both creator and reader of literature.

Prerequisites and Restrictions

No Prerequisites. Open enrollment. Three seats are reserved for first-year students, 3 seats for sophomores, 2 seats for juniors, 2 seats for seniors. The program is unable to maintain a waiting list. If reserved seats remain available during Add/Drop, you may write to Katie Welsh at for enrollment assistance.

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C02 - Yiyun Li

Mondays, 7:30-9:20 PM

C03 - Yiyun Li

Tuesdays, 9:00-10:50 AM

C04 - Daphne Kalotay

Fridays, 10:00-110:50 AM

C05 - Aleksandar Hemon

Wednesdays, 1:30-3:50 PM

C06 - Garth Greenwell

Mondays, 1:30-3:50 PM

C07 - Garth Greenwell

Tuesdays, 1:30-3:50 PM

C08 - Idra Novey

Tuesdays, 1:30-3:20 PM

C09 - Joyce Carol Oates

Wednesdays, 7:30-9:20 PM