Courses: New Journalism and the Novel (ENGLH255B01)

Spring 2012

An exploration of the hybrid genre of narrative and non-narrative writing known as "New Journalism" as exemplified in the works of Truman Capote, Norman Mailer, Gay Talese, Joan Didion, Tom Wolfe, and Michael Herr among others, with a focus on its defining features and its evolution from the 1960s to the present.

Syllabus: View course syllabus

Prerequisites: First year writing seminar or consent of instructor

Fulfills: HU III


English (Web site)

Taught By

Alice Boone (Profile)


Haverford, Wdsd

Meeting Times

TTh 2:30-4:00