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Playwriting Workshop

ENGL 114.401
instructor(s):
M 2-5

The basic fundamentals of writing plays are explored through scenes and exercises written and read by the class.  Permission from the instructor only.  Manuscripts should be left in the faculty mailbox in 119 Bennett Hall marked "M. LAPADULA," with name, SS#, class, and telephone number clearly marked.  A profile of Marc Lapadula's career is available in the English Gopher; from the main menu, hit #4 Faculty Profiles.

Note: Students who wish to major in English with a concentration in Creative Writing should contact Greg Djanikian immediately (djanikia@english). This course may be used as the "gateway" to the Creative Writing concentration (students must receive an "A" here and then be admitted formally into the concentration). More information about the creative writing option is available in the English Gopher: from the Undergraduate Program main menu, hit "MAJOR REQUIREMENTS" and then hit "You must declare a  CONCENTRATION".