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Genre Fundamentals: Fiction

Program(s): Summer College, Undergraduate Courses

*Taught Online*  What are basics of complex storytelling? What are its conventions and deviations? This course explores fiction by focusing on specific narrative strategies and how they change over time. Authors will most likely include Herman Melville, Henry James, Edith Wharton, William Faulkner, Toni Morrison, and Ali Smith, among others.

Remote or Residential

✓ Remote Course


Course Overview

Current Grade / Education Level

11th Grade
12th Grade
Undergrad / Grad


Summer College
Undergraduate Courses

Start Date

June 13

End Date

July 01

Class Details

Primary Instructor

Heather Keenleyside

Academic Interest

Humanities (e.g., arts, philosophy)
Writing and Literature

Class Specifics

Course Code

ENGL 10709 91

Class Day(s)

Mon Wed Fri

Class Duration (CST)


12:30 P.M.


Session I

Course Length

3 weeks