Writing Concentration Senior Project Guidelines

Writing Concentration senior projects should be double-spaced and printed in a standard twelve-point font. Poetry projects are expected to be between 30 and 40 pages in length. Fiction projects are expected to be between 50 and 60 pages (approximately 16,000-19,000 words) in length. Nonfiction projects are expected to be between 30 and 40 pages (approximately 10,000-12,000 words), not including ancillary material (source notes, bibliographies, acknowledgments). Students concentrating in playwriting shall write a full-length play, in standard format, as agreed on by the student and the advisor. These are general guidelines; the scope and format of senior projects are to be determined in consultation between the student and the advisor.

Due by noon on Thursday, April 13, 2017: Application and prospectus signed by your advisor for ENGL 489

Writing Concentration Application

Applicants will be notified of admissions decisions via email before the end of term.

For list of all important dates for English Majors, see http://english.yale.edu/undergraduate/useful-links-forms