Tagged: “creative writing”

Writer Networking Session: Stoke-on-Trent

Join Writing West Midlands and two guest speakers for a free morning of discussion and networking for emerging and established writers. This is a great opportunity for writers to meet one another, share ideas and enthusiasm, and hear from industry professionals. The speakers will be confirmed nearer the time. Chaired by Olivia Chapman, Writing West […]

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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 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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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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Birmingham Literature Festival 2019

Venues across Birmingham 3-13 October 2019 The ten-day festival, which runs from the 3-13 October, presents a line up of writers, artists and commentators including new UK Poet Laureate Simon Armitage, former Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, actor and writer Toby Jones, former Blue Peter presenter Konnie Huq, novelist Fatima Bhutto and former junior doctor […]

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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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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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