ENGL 254 Writing Creative Non-fiction II • 5 Cr.


Continuation of ENGL 253. Prerequisite: ENGL 253 with a C- or better, or entry code.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Identify distinguishing characteristics of creative non-fiction
  • Control sentence structure, length and word choice to create a particular mood, tone and narrative persona
  • Identify subjective and objective perspectives in creative non-fiction
  • Apply literary devices to personal experience to develop a theme
  • Apply literary devices to personal experiences/perspectives to create narrative veracity
  • Explore subjects and theme using variations of subjective and objective perspective
  • Critique, revise and edit works in progress