FYF Innis One Courses

Writing Literary Journalism: Telling the Stories of the City

Professor: Simon Lewsen
Course code: INI106H1
Time: Fall term, Thursdays 3 – 6 pm

Course description

In this introduction to literary journalism, you’ll study the craft of storytelling along with interviewing, reporting, and the journalist’s ethical stance. Guest speakers, field trips, writing activities, and course readings will help you engage deeply with your environment and develop the skills and sensitivity required for literary reporting.

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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