Monday, March 7, 2016

Projected MFA Class Schedule--subject to change

The academic calendar is available here
Instructor course descriptions are available here. New descriptions will be added later this quarter.

Below is the projected MFA class schedule for Summer Quarter 2016, Fall Quarter 2016, and Winter Quarter 2017. Please note that the schedule is subject to change (online classes may be added or deleted, on-campus days may change, etc.) and should be consulted for tentative planning purposes only. Contact Beth with any questions.

SUMMER 2016 (July-Sept)--finalized SU16 schedule with course numbers HERE
On-Campus Clusters:
Creative Nonfiction--Andrew Pryor--Tuesday
Scriptwriting--Peter Carlos--Monday
Online Classes:
Fiction:
Sci-Fi Workshop: The New Weird--Kelli Allen
Focused Young Adult Literature: Sci-Fi/Fantasy (literature class)--Nicole McInnes
Focused Fiction Workshop: Short Stories--Steve Kistulentz
Focused Fiction Workshop--Kali VanBaale
Fiction Craft & Workshop--David Hollingsworth
The Graphic Novel (literature class)--Zachary Vickers
Magical Realism Literature (literature class)--Eve Jones
Poetry:
Selected Emphases in Poetry--Anothai Kaewkaen
Women Poets--Eve Jones
Rockstar Poets & Writers--Julia Gordon-Bramer
Creative Nonfiction:
The Memoir--Wm Anthony Connolly
Narrative Journalism--Tony D'Souza

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FALL 2016 (Oct-Dec)finalized schedule with course numbers HERE 

On-Campus Clusters:

The Literary Journal: Poetry--Kelli Allen--Tuesday
Advanced Scriptwriting--Peter Carlos--Monday

Online Classes:

Fiction:
The Long Story & Novella (literature class)--Ted Morrissey
Classic Foundational Literature--Chris Candice
Rockstar Fiction Writers--Julia Gordon-Bramer
Focused Fiction Workshop: Short Stories--Wm Anthony Connolly
Sci-Fi Workshop: The New Weird--Kelli Allen
Young Adult Lit Workshop--Nicole McInnes
The Literary Novel: Contemporary Fiction--Tony D'Souza
Focused Fiction Workshop: George Saunders--Zachary Vickers
Poetry:
Poetry Craft Foundations--Ryan Smith
Poetry Genres--Anothai Kaewkaen
Poetry Workshop--Andrew Pryor
Ekphrastic Poetry--Eve Jones
Creative Nonfiction:
The Personal Essay--David Hollingsworth
Focused Nonfiction Workshop--Kali VanBaale
Additional Class Options:
The Literary Journal: Fiction & Essay--Beth Mead
Fundamentals of Writing for the MFA--Beth Mead
Playwriting--Wm Anthony Connolly
Manuscript Preparation & Publication--Catherine Rankovic


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WINTER 2017 (Jan-March)--subject to change
On-Campus Cluster:
Flash Fiction Cluster--Ryan Smith--Tuesday

Online Classes:
Fundamentals/Teacher Prep:
Fundamentals of Writing for the MFA--Beth Mead

Fiction:
Contemporary Foundational Literature--Chris Candice
Revisionist Fictions: Works Inspired by Earlier Literature--Ted Morrissey
The Prose Collection: Alice Munro--Mary Anderson
Literature of War & Apocalypse--Scott Berzon
Modern Myths & Tricksters in Short Fiction--Kelli Allen
Adv Focused Fiction Workshop--Tony D'Souza
Adv Studies in Contemporary Fiction--Wm Anthony Connolly
Fiction Craft & Workshop--David Hollingsworth
Focused Young Adult Literature--Nicole McInnes
Focused Fiction Workshop--Kali VanBaale

Poetry:
Contemporary Foundational Literature: Poetry--Ryan Smith
Spec Topics Workshop: Poetry Writing--Eve Jones
The Poetry Collection--Anothai Kaewkaen
Sylvia Plath & the Tarot, Part 1--Julia Gordon-Bramer

Creative Nonfiction:
Creative Nonfiction Craft Foundations--Lisa Haag Kang
The Personal Essay--Andrew Pryor

Scriptwriting:
Focused Scriptwriting Workshop--Zachary Vickers


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SPRING 2017 (April-June)--subject to change
On-campus cluster:
Prose Cluster (Fiction & Creative Nonfiction)--Hollingsworth, David / Tuesdays
Online classes:
(F=Fiction, P=Poetry, CNF=Creative Nonfiction)
IMF 51400 Fundamentals of Writing for the MFA--Feeney, Patricia
IMF 51601 F Genres: Flash Fiction--Berzon, Scott
IMF 51602 F Genres: Fiction Craft & Workshop--Hollingsworth, David
IMF 52100 Focused Poetry Workshop--Pryor, Andrew
IMF 52206 Foc Fiction Workshop: Kurt Vonnegut--Vickers, Zachary
IMF 52304 Foc Nonfiction: CNF Writing Workshop--VanBaale, Kali
IMF 52705 Sel Emph P: Plath & the Tarot Part 2--Bramer, Julia
IMF 52706 Sel Emph P: Asian Poetry--Kaewkaen, Anothai
IMF 53702 Sel Emph F: Magical Realism Lit & Workshop--Jones, Eve
IMF 53705 Sel Emph F: The Long Story & Novella--Morrissey, John
IMF 54101 Spec Top: Manuscript Prep & Publication--Rankovic, Catherine
IMF 54106 Spec Top: Focused Narrative Journalism--D'Souza, Anthony
IMF 54405 Genre F: YA Writing Workshop--McInnes, Nicole
IMF 55300 Poetry Craft Foundations--Smith, Ryan
IMF 55603 Prose Collection: David Foster Wallace--Allen, Kelli
IMF 56100 Classic Foundational Literature: Fiction--Candice, Christopher
IMF 57400 Literary Novel Workshop--Connolly, William
IMF 58200 Contemporary Foundational Literature: Creative Nonfiction--Haag, Lisa