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    Jul 14, 2016
    | Would highly recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    This was a great course for me and I think anyone who wants to try writing nonfiction ought to think about signing up for this class.

    Course highlights:

    This course helped me develop and discover my own voice as a writer. I learned how to trust my instinct when writing, I learned how to give constructive criticism of my classmates' writing and how to utilize peer critiques on my own writing in order to improve.

    Hours per week:

    9-11 hours

    Advice for students:

    Come prepared for every class. Do all your readings on time and take notes. Take time writing your peer critiques for every workshop- critiques should be thoughtful and constructive.

    • Fall 2015
    • kate zambreno
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    Jul 10, 2016
    | Would highly recommend.

    This class was tough.

    Course Overview:

    If you were ever interested in writing this course is the ONE FOR YOU. Melvin does not believe in coddling his student, and gives honest and analytical feedback on every piece.

    Course highlights:

    As a writer, there is no course which i think could have helped me more than this one. Melvin introduced me to a number of techniques which have improved and will continue to improve to craft for years to come.

    Hours per week:

    6-8 hours

    Advice for students:

    Turn in only the absolute best work; things that you have put your mind, body, and spirit into. Melvin is very keen at smelling effort in work and will call you out on it.

    • Fall 2015
    • Melvin Bukiet
    • Lots of Writing Meetings Outside of Class Great Discussions
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    Jul 10, 2016
    | Would highly recommend.

    This class was tough.

    Course Overview:

    If you were ever interested in writing this course is the ONE FOR YOU. Melvin does not believe in coddling his student, and gives honest and analytical feedback on every piece.

    Course highlights:

    As a writer, there is no course which i think could have helped me more than this one. Melvin introduced me to a number of techniques which have improved and will continue to improve to craft for years to come.

    Hours per week:

    6-8 hours

    Advice for students:

    Turn in only the absolute best work; things that you have put your mind, body, and spirit into. Melvin is very keen at smelling effort in work and will call you out on it.

    • Fall 2015
    • Melvin Bukiet
    • Lots of Writing Meetings Outside of Class Great Discussions

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