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Senior Composition writing samples due by 3pm, Thursday, March 6, 2014

Senior Composition

Writing Samples Due March 6th for
English 305-306 2014-2015

If you wish to be considered for admission to English 305-306 (Senior Composition), please submit a copy of your writing samples electronically in Microsoft Word Doc., not Doc X, to email address almateer@vassar.edu by 3:00 pm, Thursday, March 6, 2014.  Try to submit samples of the kind of writing that you think you may want to concentrate on in your senior project.  If you are interested in writing fiction, you should submit one or two completed stories; if poetry, a number of poems; if literary nonfiction, a passage of prose, and so on.  You may also wish to submit a variety of pieces (poetry and prose).  Do not submit critical essays.  Feel free to use papers you have written for other courses.  The names of students selected for English 305-306 will be posted outside the English Office on Monday, April 7th. 

Be advised that admission to Senior Composition is highly competitive and only open to English majors.