CLOSED Nourishing your creative writing from home course
Kick-starting, improving and enhancing your creative writing. In this weekend online course, you will explore and develop approaches to achieving creative fluency, adopting a regular writing practice, and learning creative focus.
About the course
UK : £200.00
Saturday 28th November
Sunday 29th November
3 hours: 3pm to 9pm
How you will learn
Our team of editors, novelists and scriptwriters will provide a helping hand – making you a more confident writer.
Thanks to our status as a platform for discovering the best literary talent – having helped kick-start the careers of several literary writers to acclaim, such as Nikesh Shukla, Naomi Alderman, Peng Shepherd, Clare Wigfall, Stuart Evers, Inua Ellams and others on the Man Booker Prize longlists – we have far-reaching external networks that create opportunities for your work to get in front of editors, agents and publishers. You will learn through:
- Generating and pitching ideas
- Submissions best practices and feedback
- Live readings & performances
- Writing and sharing your work online
- Specialist workshops
- Live salons
Sarah Moore Fitzgerald
Sarah Moore Fitzgerald is a professor at the University of Limerick with a background in psychology, teaching and learning. Sarah has five published novels out in the world. My work has been translated into over 17 languages and adapted for the stage in Edinburgh and London. I've been shortlisted for many prizes including the Waterstones Prize, The Red Book Award, The Calderdale Children's book of the Year, Children's Books Ireland, and the Irish Book Awards. Sarah teaches creative writing on the UL MA in Creative Writing and is the founder of UL's Creative Writing Winter School. She has carried out and published research on the creative process, and shares these findings in practical ways to help writers to develop their practice. She is an award winning teacher and is experienced in the design and provision of online programmes as well as face to face - always ensuring an engaging and connected experience for all students.