In this course, Penn students will have a hand in launching a new literary journal, Xfic

The Daily Pennsylvanian
October 16, 2018

Penn’s English Department is offering a new class in which students can simultaneously publish their work and receive class credit. The inception of the course, taught by acclaimed English professor Jay Kirk, marks the birth of Xfic, Penn’s premier literary journal in experimental nonfiction.

Experimental nonfiction, otherwise known as creative nonfiction, is a genre that delivers factual information through entertaining narratives. This style allows nonfictional content to be presented as though they were fictional.

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