Writing History (HIST 884.3)

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Syllabus / Public content Section Term Instructor
HIST 884 02 January 2019 Benjamin Hoy
HIST 884 02 January 2018 Kathryn Labelle
HIST 884 02 January 2017
HIST 884 02 January 2016


This course examines the craft of writing history and other forms of non-fiction by using a workshop approach to improve and enhance student writing skills and provide them with a better understanding and appreciation of the writing craft. Students will develop the tools and skills to write better history by studying the examples of established writers, learning the fundamentals of writing through in-class assignments, and participating in discussions of one another's work.


Admission to the M.A. program in History.

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