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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions


ENGL 2810 Introduction to Creative Writing

Course description

An introductory course in the theory, practice, and reading of fiction, poetry, and allied forms. Both narrative and verse readings are assigned. Students will learn to savor and practice the craft of poetry and narrative writing, developing techniques that inform both. Some class meetings may feature peer review of student work, and instructors may assign writing exercises or prompts.

ENGL 2800/2810 cannot be counted toward English major but prerequisite to 3000-level creative writing courses. Used to fulfill distribution requirements of AS humanities and most other colleges. Required for Creative Writing minor


Completion of the First-Year Writing Seminar requirement.


ENGL 2810 101-SEM: Imagining Rome: Art Studio and Creative Writing Workshops in Italy

Class dates:May 26-June 22, 2019
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:M-F 10 AM - 4 PM Other, Off-Campus
Grade:Student option
Instructor:Vaughn, S. (sv19)
Max. enroll:10
Notes:This section of ENGL 2810 will be completed during the summer Art in Rome workshop.
To enroll:See Imagining Rome: Art Studio and Creative Writing Workshops in Italy for enrollment information.

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