Writing the Election

Schools of Public Engagement: Writing Program

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Writing the Election

Fall 2020

Taught By: Seth Graves

Section: A

CRN: 9006

Credits: 3

In this writing studies course, students develop rhetorical, grammatical, and stylistic skills while delving into the themes, characters, and high stakes of political writing during the 2020 presidential election. Together we consider key contemporary writers who are shaping public discourse such as Rebecca Solnit and Charles Blow. We experiment across forms and modes to produce new literary journalism of our own.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Writing Program (NWRW)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 17

Add/Drop Deadline: September 14, 2020 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 22, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 2:57am 3/29/2020 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 6:00pm - 7:50pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 9/1/2020 - 12/8/2020