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SOLD OUT One Day Masterclass: Editing Your Work

with Alan Mahar Saturday 8 February 2020, 10am – 4pm Birmingham and Midland Institute, Margaret Street, Birmingham Please note this event has changed venue and will now take place at the Birmingham & Midland Institute   This course is now sold out. Presented in association with The Literary Consultancy Following the success of TLC’s sold-out […]

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One-Day Short Course: Storytelling

Saturday 16 November 2019, 10am-4pm. Lunch is not included. Birmingham & Midland Institute   Storytelling is one of our oldest and most potent art forms. In this interactive, and creative workshop we will be exploring the gems of this oral tradition that can be applied to any story you are currently developing. A beguiling traditional […]

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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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Short Course: Writing Short Stories

Tuesdays, 6.30pm – 8.30pm, on 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 October 2019 Birmingham & Midland Institute A five-week short course on writing short stories, whilst drawing inspiration and learning from past masters. The short story is a unique literary form, and one well-suited to current times. If you have ever considered writing short fiction, […]

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One-Day Short Course: Overcoming Writer’s Block

Saturday 28 September 2019, 10am-4pm. Birmingham & Midland Institute   The fear of the blank page, or the fear of finishing a piece of writing, strikes writers of all genre, at any stage of their career. In this practical one-day course, trainer and writer Gulara Vincent will guide you through your writer’s block, and show […]

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