Wesleyan University
Memoir and Personal Essay: Managing Your Relationship with the Reader
Wesleyan University

Memoir and Personal Essay: Managing Your Relationship with the Reader

This course is part of Memoir and Personal Essay: Write About Yourself Specialization

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Greg Pardlo

Instructor: Greg Pardlo

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5 hours (approximately)
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Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.3

(239 reviews)

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96%

Beginner level
No prior experience required
5 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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There are 4 modules in this course

This week you will learn to identify aspects of the writing process that experienced writers can afford to take for granted. We will address questions of structure, strategy, and methods—the necessary elements for any good blueprint for writing.

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4 videos1 peer review

What's included

3 videos1 peer review

What's included

4 videos1 peer review

What's included

4 videos1 peer review

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4.6 (105 ratings)
Greg Pardlo
Wesleyan University
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