Section 1: Monday and Wednesday 5:00-6:15 PM

Professor: Mark Neely
The students in this class will be responsible for producing the Spring 2018 issue of The Broken Plate, a national literary magazine produced by Ball State undergraduates. Student editors will be responsible for all aspects of magazine production, including soliciting submissions, selecting quality work, designing the magazine, and promoting and selling the issue.
Other requirements include magazine and book reviews, readings and quizzes, software tutorials, and an individual literary editing project. Texts will include books by our fall visiting writers, online readings, and handouts.
English 489 is a year-long, 6-credit, immersive learning course.  Students will also enroll in English 489 in Spring 2018.
Please email Mark Neely ( to request permission to enroll in this course.