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ONLINE Writer Training Session: Pitch Your Work

Thursday 5 November, 2020, 7.30pm – 9.30pm Online, via Zoom: meeting details to follow   This 2-hour online 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 to your artform. Your tutor will be […]

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ONLINE 5-week Short Course: Write a Radio Drama in 5 Weeks

With Helen Cross Tuesdays, 7-9pm, live teaching via Zoom Online Meeting Starting 13 October, then 20 & 27 October, 3 and 10 November 2020 [meeting invite to be sent after ticket confirmation] Join our online classroom and write a complete audio drama over five sessions. These live, interactive online classes will introduce you to the […]

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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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