This workshop teaches the tools to appreciate literary works and learn from accomplished writers from around the world. Students learn to interpret fiction, recognize underlying themes, decipher writing techniques, and analyze the human content of each story.
Through readings, writing exercises, and class discussions, we examine works by such diverse authors as Anton Chekhov, Ernest Hemingway, Gabriel García Márquez, Kate Chopin, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, E. L. Doctorow, Nélida Piñon, Chinua Achebe, Yusuf Idris, and George Orwell, among others. Students will write and discuss their analysis of three literary masterpieces.
Recommended with all courses.
Five weeks (15 class hours)
Classes will be held Mondays May 6 to June 17, 2019 from 6:30–9:30 pm at Alwan for the Arts 16 Beaver Street, Manhattan.
The cost of the class is $420. For details and schedule, please visit our website: AlaaAlAswany.com or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.