Course Descriptions

ENG 2215

Imaginative Writing

Jeffrey Overstreet

Tuesdays 6:00-8:20 p.m.

Imaginative Writing is the entry-level creative writing course at SPU and the prerequisite for all other creative writing courses. In it, students will study and practice the basic craft of fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction.

Writing on the window of an English classroom

How to Read a Poem

English Professor Susan Van Zanten gives you a quick guide on how to get the most out of reading poetry.

“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.”
Jane Austen
Pride & Prejudice