FYF Innis One Courses

Telling the Stories of the City: Writing Creative Non-Fiction

Professor: Simon Lewsen
Course code: INI102H1
Time: Winter term, Thursdays 3 – 6 pm

Course description

Through an introduction to creative writing techniques and the personal essay form, you’ll explore and develop your conscious connection to places where you’ve lived, including Toronto’s natural-urban landscape. Activities such as field trips, readings and journaling will help you find your voice and develop stories that only you can tell.

Course instructor

FYF Innis One - Simon Lewsen

Simon Lewsen

Simon is a magazine writer and a contributor to Azure, Canadian Art, The Globe and Mail, Sharp, Toronto Life, and The Walrus. He holds an MA in English at McGill University and works as an instructor at both Innis College and the University College Writing Centre.

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