(How) Does Reading and Writing About Fiction Matter in Your Discipline?
Purpose: To explore relationships between fiction, literary studies, and your discipline and present your findings to the class.
Task: Interview one or more professionals and/or professors in your discipline.
Deliverable: Five to seven minute presentation of an OpenLab blog post/presentation.
In what ways can literary studies in general and the study of fiction in particular be applied in your discipline? Please explain in detail.
In what ways do the reading and writing projects that you do in your discipline relate to close reading and literary analysis? How?