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Online Creative Writing Workshops hosted by Burnavon Arts Centre, Cookstown*

3. October 2020 @ 10:30 am - 10. October 2020 @ 12:00 pm


*Please note this workshop is now fully booked.

You are welcome to join these two practical online workshops led by writer Bernie McGill on the everyday craft of writing, with the aim of sparking ideas for new work.

The workshops will take place over 2 weeks: on Saturday 3rd October and on Saturday 10th October 2020, 10.30 am – 12 noon on each day. All levels of experience welcome, from experienced writers to first-timers, poets and fiction writers alike. The workshop will be fully participative with attendees taking part in writing exercises online, developing work at home and sharing their work with group participants.

Come with writing materials and be prepared to write.

£20 fee includes both dates

After booking your place the tutor will email you with the meeting link a few days before the first workshop begins.

You will require a device capable of running Zoom Meeting Software with a functioning screen, microphone, speakers and a stable connection to the internet.

* Please Note: The tutor will require your email address for the purpose of this workshop *

All workshop participants are advised to test their Zoom connection prior to the workshop. Refunds will not be given for issues caused by your hardware, software or internet connectivity.

Bernie McGill is the author of two novels: The Watch House (nominated for Ireland European Prize for Literature in 2019) and The Butterfly Cabinet (named by Julian Fellowes as his novel of the year in 2012). Her collection of short stories, Sleepwalkers, was shortlisted for the Edge Hill Prize in 2014.

This workshop is suitable for 16yrs +

Book at Burnavon Arts Centre, or contact the Burnavon Box Office : 028 867 69949 (option 1)


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