Instructor: Allen M/W/F 2:30pm – 3:25pm
This course will provide a guided tour of some of the funniest poems, stories, essays, and/or drama ever written in English. Genres covered will include light verse, satire, parody, absurdism (“nonsense”), and others. We’ll explore the serious side of comic writing and vice versa. Students will have the opportunity to write their own comic pieces in the genres discussed.