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Plagues, Witches, and War: The Worlds of Historical Fiction

Bruce Holsinger University of Virginia @Coursera
Class Start: TBA
Duration: 8 weeks
Approximate Workload: 2-3 hours/week
Certificate: Yes
Level: beginner
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A unique and exciting introduction to the genre and craft of historical fiction, for curious students, aspiring authors--anyone with a passion for the past. Read classics of the genre, encounter bestselling writers of historical fiction, and discover your own historical archive while interacting with a global community of interested readers.

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Anonymous (Singapore, Singapore) , 2014-01-08
Prof and UVA go to great lengths to present an exciting, interesting, comprehensive course. Provides an excellent into to the genre, followed by outstanding interviews with first-rate authors. The genre was relatively new to me (previously not a historical fiction reader), so I discovered many wonderful authors. I'm currently reading several and returning to the interviews when I finish. Prof and authors contribute to the forum, too. Outstanding course!

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