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Shawn H Wong
ENGL 200
Seattle Campus

Reading Literary Forms

Covers techniques and practice in reading and enjoying literature in its various forms: poetry, drama, prose fiction, and film. Examines such features of literary meanings as imagery, characterization, narration, and patterning in sound and sense. Offered: AWSp.

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VISUAL STORYTELLING: WRITING SCREENPLAYS FOR THE BIG SCREEN, THE SMALL SCREEN AND THE REALLY SMALL SCREEN Storytelling is rapidly changing and evolving from reading a story aloud out of a book, to listening to a radio show, to going to a movie theater, to the audience actively controlling the direction of a story. In addition, we access our stories on a number of different platforms. We can read a book on our telephone. We not only can watch a movie whenever it is convenient for us, but also can make a movie with a point-and-shoot digital camera and get millions of people to watch our movie.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Shawn H Wong
Date: 08/22/2013