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21L.003 Introduction to Fiction, Spring 2002

Johannes Vermeer, A Lady Writing, c. 1665.
Johannes Vermeer, A Lady Writing, c. 1665.  (Image courtesy of the National Gallery of Art.)

Highlights of this Course

This course includes several handouts regarding writing and editing in the assignments section.

Course Description

This course investigates the uses and boundaries of fiction in a range of novels and narrative styles, traditional and innovative, western and non-western, and raises questions about the pleasures and meanings of verbal texts in different cultures, times, and forms.


Prof. Howard Eiland

Communication-Intensive Tutor:
Elizabeth Fox

Course Meeting Times

Two sessions / week
1.5 hours / session




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