Introduction to Fiction

ENGL229  Introduction to Fiction مدخل إلى النثر القصصي (2Crs:2Lec)

This course aims to introduce students to different forms of fiction, in particular the Novel and the Short Story. Detailed analysis of one or more novels as well as a number of short stories aims at introducing students to the major features of the genre. The student, thus, learns about the structure of fiction, aspects of its textuality, the importance of setting, plot and characterization, as well as the relevance of themes, motifs, symbolism and other elements constituting fiction.