Writing Now

Queen Mary, University of London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Writing Now

  • Host University

    Queen Mary, University of London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    English

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    Credits: 15.0
    Overlap: None
    Prerequisite: None

    Students will read an analyse a range of contemporary writing (ideally published in the last two years) and
    will be able to consider contemporary modes of literary production and the function of the marketplace.
    The module aims to give students confidence in finding and responding to new work. Books on the reading list
    will include novels, essays, some poetry and short stories. There will also be room for students to choose
    their own texts for discussion.

    Assessment: 100.0% Coursework
    Level: 5

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