Literature Courses

Literature Studies

Members have access to full course content for independent study.

Scheduled group classes range from 1 to 16 weeks in length.

 

L116: Virginia Woolf

L134: Banned Books: Huckleberry Finn

L143: Brave New World

L200 Proust & Flaubert 

L210 Daisy Miller - Henry James

L211 Poe and Hawthorne Short Works

L230 Italo Calvino Short Stories

L231 Paul Yoon Short Stories

L232 Kevin Moffett & Nam Le Short Stories

L233 Chekhov Short Stories (Form and Setting)

L234 Barth and Borges (Form and Content)

L235 Hemingway Short Stories (Dialogue and Exposition)

L236 Faulkner Short Stories (Setting and POV)

L237 Ray Bradbury Short Stories

L300 A Lesson Before Dying (Ernest Gaines)

L301 If on a winter's night a traveler (Calvino)

L302 Middlemarch

L303 The Great Gatsby

L304 The Death of Ivan Ilych

L305 Things Fall Apart

L306 Swann's Way - Proust

L307 Mrs. Dalloway

L308 One Hundred Years of Solitude

L309 Their Eyes Were Watching God

L310 The Moons of Jupiter 

 

 

UPCOMING CLASSES

 New Classes Begin Every Week.
All courses are free to members.  

B101 WVU Orientation (Aug 02)

MFA105 Sentences: Tough, Sweet, and Stuffy (Aug 03)

L239 Louisa May Alcott Short Story (Aug 08)

B101 WVU Orientation (Aug 09)

MFA160 Flash Fiction - Making Flash Count (Aug 10)

B101 WVU Orientation (Aug 16)

B302 Giving Feedback (Aug 16)

MFA216 Voice and Style (Aug 17)

MFA505 The Homage or Tribute Story (Aug 17)

L240 Susan Glaspell Short Story (Aug 22)

B103 Grammar (Aug 23)

P180 Poetry Triggers - Playing with Sound (Aug 23)

B101 WVU Orientation (Aug 23)

MFA161 Flash Fiction - Using Images for Inspiration (Aug 24)

MFA709 The Difficult Imagination Part 3 (Aug 28)

B134 Proper Intertwining of Plot and Character (Aug 30)

B101 WVU Orientation (Aug 30)

MFA217 Magical Realism, Rules and How to Break Them (Aug 31)

MFA250: How to Hook the Reader (Aug 31)

L241 Willa Cather Short Story (Sept 05)

B101 WVU Orientation (Sept 06)

F220: Writing Boosters - Brainstorming for Characters (1 Week) (Sept 06)

MFA01 THE GENTLE ART OF THE PERSONAL ESSAY (Sept 07)

MFA162 Flash Fiction - Staying True to the Image (Sept 07)

MFA801 Six Memos for the Next Millennium Workshop (Sept 11)

B154 Finding Your Voice (Sept 13)

P172 Poetry Triggers - Using Music as an Inspiration to Write Poetry (Sept 13)

B101 WVU Orientation (Sept 13)

MFA251: Story Focus (Sept 14)

MFA218 Adding Humor to Fiction (Sept 14)

L242 Katherine Mansfield Short Story (Sept 19)

B101 WVU Orientation (Sept 20)

F2K Creative Writing Course (Sept 20)

MFA163 Flash Fiction - Meta-Narrative (Sept 21)

MFA02 THE PERSONAL (NOT PRIVATE) ESSAY (Sept 21)

B101 WVU Orientation (Sept 27)

F140 Short Story Workshop – Linear (Sept 27)

B105 Punctuation (Sept 27)

MFA252 Emotions and POV (Sept 28)

MFA219 The Purpose and Practice of Revision (Sept 28)