Tagged: “fiction”

Birmingham Lit Fest writing workshops

From 1 to 17 October 2020 Online via Zoom and YouTube Birmingham Lit Fest goes digital for 2020 with a series of writing workshops on: Poetry for Happiness with Liz Berry; Grabbing Your Reader’s Attention with Paul McVeigh; How Publishing Works masterclass with agent Silé Edwards and editor Mireille Harper Translate a Poem as a […]

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ONLINE 5-week Short Course: Starting to Write

with William Gallagher Starting Friday 15 May 2020 5 session course, released weekly on a Friday for 5 weeks then available for 2 months after the last date   Join us in our virtual classroom for a five-week short course where you can choose how you follow and work. Run by William Gallagher, who has […]

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SOLD OUT One Day Short Course: Starting to Write

with William Gallagher Saturday 15 February 2020, 10am – 4pm (lunch not included) Birmingham and Midland Institute, Margaret Street, Birmingham B3   This event is now sold out. A one-day short course on both the creative and the practical aspects of writing novels, short stories and scripts. You’ll create characters, plan plots and discuss dialogue […]

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SOLD OUT One-Day Short Course: Pitching Your Work (Jan 2020)

Saturday 25 January, 2020, 10am – 4pm Writing West Midlands office, Zellig Building, Custard Factory, Birmingham   This course is now sold out. This one-day workshop will teach you in a practical way how to talk about your work, and pitch it to agents / editors / commissioning editors / producers – whatever is relevant […]

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Short Course: Writing Thrillers

Thursdays, 6.30pm to 8.30pm, on 7, 14, 21, 28 November and 5 December 2019 Birmingham and Midland Institute Thrillers and crime novels now outsell all other fiction, responsible for an astonishing 18.7 million book sales in the UK in 2017. They might be popular, but in a crowded marketplace, how do we ensure our thriller […]

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SOLD OUT Short Course: Starting to Write (Prose & Scripts)

Wednesdays, 6.30pm – 8.30pm, on 11, 18 & 25 September, and 2 & 9 October 2019 Birmingham & Midland Institute THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT. A five-week short course on both the creative and the practical aspects of writing novels, short stories and scripts. You’ll create characters, plan plots and discuss dialogue as you […]

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Spark Young Writers Summer School 2019

Monday 22 July – Friday 26 July (inclusive) 10.30am – 3.30pm (optional hour of quiet writing from 9.30am) Lunch is not included – please bring a packed lunch. University of Wolverhampton   Are you – or do you know – a young person (school years 7 – 12, aged 12 – 17) who loves writing […]

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