This course in Literary Publishing will focus on the creation and production of a print and online publication, from concept to design to publication to launch. This studio-style class will provide opportunities for students to fill multiple roles in literary publishing - in publicity, acquisitions, editorial and event planning. Assignments will reflect the multiple roles on a production team, including marketing, design, writing and editing. The year will culminate in a public reading and launch event for the print edition of the publication.


45 credits of 100 or 200-level coursework including ENGL 190, ENGL 191, and one of ENGL 290, 291, 293, 296 or 297

Course Notes

ENGL 396 is an approved Culture and Creative Expression course for Cap Core requirements.

ENGL 396 is an approved Experiential course for Cap Core requirements.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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