Nonfiction Workshop

The Nonfiction Workshop provides an in-depth examination of nonfiction genres, including news reporting, features, opinion, immersion journalism, biography, criticism, and social commentary and analysis. Lectures cover the methods, techniques, and ethics of nonfiction. Various nonfiction markets and market requirements are discussed. Students read model selections in various nonfiction genres and experiment with writing their own similar selections, which are discussed and critiqued. Students complete substantial published articles and/or book selections in their chosen nonfiction genres.