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Middle Eastern Artist Master Class: Creative Writing

NES 249/CWR 249

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This creative writing course, guided by Dr. Alaa Al Aswany, focuses on mastering fiction's essential elements and techniques, such as story sketching, dialogue, character creation, structure, and plot development. It emphasizes learning from the rich diversity of Middle Eastern writers, including those in the diaspora, living in exile, and revolutionary voices, to enhance students' writing practices. Participants will engage in writing exercises, craft two short stories, and work on a novel's treatment, plan, and opening chapter, benefiting from feedback from both the professor and classmates.
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Section S01

  • Type: Seminar
  • Section: S01
  • Status: C
  • Enrollment: 20
  • Capacity: 20
  • Class Number: 22688
  • Schedule: F 01:30 PM-04:20 PM