EN301 The Art of the Essay
Prerequisite: EN 102.
understand more fully the craft of essay writing, students will learn
about the history of this genre and will read nonfiction works by
contemporary and traditional essay writers. Through a series of writing
assignments, students will produce personal essays that will help them
find and develop their own writer’s voice. The course will examine
essays by such historical and contemporary writers as Lamb, Hazlitt,
Addison and Steele, Montaigne, Emerson, Orwell, White, Hoagland, Didion,
Welty, and Dillard. A library component is included.
3 Credit Hours
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