Dawn Duncan's English 346 Syllabus

Karen Babine's English 252 Syllabus

Gebhardt, Richard C. "Fiction Writing in Literature Classes." Rhetoric Review. 7(1): 1988, 150-155.

This short article lines up some of the differences about what it means to read as a reader and read as a writer. While the article is specifically arguing for the use of creative writing in literature classes, the reverse can also be argued--or at least considered: what does it mean to use literature in creative writing classes?

Eudora Welty, "Place in Fiction." Link to essay here.

One of the foundational pieces of place-based literature, how we define it, how it functions, and how we can start to think about why it matters at all.