ENGL 206 - Introduction to the Short Story

This course is a comparative survey of modern short stories. Emphasis will be on close critical reading of the genre. Students will explore narrative techniques, structure, voice and storytelling. Issues such as gender, class, ethnicity, and nationality will be explored, as well as experimentation with different critical approaches. Through critical reading, discussion, and creative exercises, students will gain a deeper understanding of short fiction and improve their own writing.

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 100 or ENGL 101.

ENGL 206
CRN Instructional method Instructor Location Start date Seats available*
10236 Online Synchronous Kirsten Madsen Online/Video
Class schedule
Start date End date Room Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Online Scheduled Session - - 4:00 PM - 6:50 PM - - - -