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Creative Writing

Creative writing minor.

Program Description

Open to all students, a minor in creative writing is designed for students seeking experience in writing poetry, short fiction, the novel, creative nonfiction, film, or drama.

Minor Requirements

Students must earn 24 credit hours within the following sequence of creative writng courses. Students may earn 3 hours of credit in exceptional alternatives, including a publisher's contract or an internship at a professional journal.

Prerequisites
CRW 205 Introduction to Poetry Writing
CRW 206 Introduction to Short Story Writing

Literature
ENG 211 Introduction to British Literature I
ENG 212 Introduction British Literature II
ENG 221 Introduction to American Literature I
ENG 222 Introduction to American Literature II
Choose at least 12 credit hours from below
CRW 208 Screenwriting
ENG 304 Creative Nonfiction
CRW 306 Advanced Poetry Writing
CRW 307 Magazine Writing
CRW 312 Advanced Fiction Writing
CRW 315 Playwriting
CRW 308 Advanced Screenwriting
CRW 340/ CRW 440 Selected Topics in Creative Writing (e.g. Writing for Children and Young Adults)
ENG 353 Professional Writing
CRW 412 Manuscript

Creative Writing Event Posters

Writers in Residence Event Posters

The English Department at Flagler College offers lectures from renowned authors through the Writers-in-Residence program

 

English professor James Wilson adds “The Encyclopedia of Epic Films” to his list of publications.

 





 

Flagler student Sarah Espinosa doesn’t have to look far for inspiration during her studies. She’s got the Castillo de San Marcos national monument, the Atlantic Ocean and local neighborhoods within her reach.

students and teacher at writers conference

Slash Pine Writers Festival

For many writers, the act of writing is a deeply personal experience; and yet, its purpose — more often than not — is to be shared.