In this four-week online writing satire course, you will learn how to form a strong comedic point of view on topical news and pop culture events. You will brainstorm, draft and rewrite short pieces in the style of McSweeney’s, Shouts and Murmurs and The Second City Network. Internet presence, pitching, and submission guidelines will also be covered.
Students who complete all assignments on time will have an opportunity through this course to submit work for consideration for publication on the Second City Network.
Recommended next level: Writing Satire for the Internet Level 2
This workshop is not offered every term. If you would like to be informed when it becomes available, please click here.