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U350-611 The Contemporary Short Story

Provocative short fiction of our time. You will examine high-interest contemporary issues such as relationships, self-discovery, poverty, career and workplace, and escape from reality, in works by Raymond Carver, John Updike, Joyce Carol Oates, Louise Erdrich, Richard Ford, Stephen King, Ray Bradbury, and Iris Murdock.

Course Syllabus

Course Information
PrerequisitesSatisfaction of freshman English requirement or consent of instructor (English 610 not required)
Credits3 undergraduate credits
Assignments & ExamsSee Syllabus
Delivery MethodPrint
Course Start DateDate payment received
Course End Date1 year after start date
Registration DeadlineNone
Course Tuition*$981
Administrative Fee$75 (nonrefundable)
Total Tuition and Fees$1056 (not including materials)
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Course Materials
Fiction 100: An Anthology of Short Stories
(ISBN: 0130143286) Edition: 9th

Reader`s Guide to Accompany Fiction 100
(ISBN: 0130190969) Edition: 9th

U350-611 Course Guide
Edition: current
The Course Guide will be emailed as a pdf file within 1-3 days of registration.

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