21W.826 Advanced Science Writing Seminar II


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Topics include research for writers, science journalism, and essays; literary science writing, and the social and historical context of science and technology. Includes seminars, lectures, and student writing workshops. Special emphasis on the science essay and on literary and imaginative science writing that employs traditionally fictive devices in nonfiction, including scene-setting and storytelling. Assignments cover science essays, writing on particular disciplines, and investigative and critical science journalism.

This class has 21W.825 as a prerequisite.

21W.826 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by Graduate Program Faculty.

Lecture occurs 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 14N-112.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the Comparative Media Studies / Writing (Course 21W) < MIT site or on the 21W.826 Stellar site.

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