New Irish Communities | Spring 2020 Weekend Sessions
Weekly classes will resume on Sat 15 February, 2020. All non-native English speakers welcome.
Time: Saturdays from 11.00am – 1.00pm
Duration: 10 Weeks
Cost: €5/€3 Members
Sat 15 February Jean O’Brien
Sat 22 February Jean O’Brien
Sat 29 February Mark Granier
Sat 14 March Mark Granier
Sat 21 March Jean O’Brien
Sat 28 March Mark Granier
Sat 4 April Jean O’Brien
Sat 18 April Mark Granier
Sat 25 April Jean O’Brien
Sat 9 May Mark Granier
Join seasoned facilitators Mark Granier and Jean O'Brien every Saturday at the Irish Writers Centre for two hours of creative writing exercises with feedback on your work. Share your life experiences through new pieces of poetry or prose – and do it well in English. This course is perfect for non-native English speakers with an interest in creative writing. Some proficiency in English is recommended.
Jean O'Brien is an award-winning poet with an M.Phil in Creative Writing from Trinity College Dublin. She is vastly experienced as a workshop facilitator and has four books to her name. More at www.jeanobrien.ie.
Mark Granier is an Irish poet and photographer based in Dublin, Ireland. He has published four poetry collections: Airborne (Salmon Poetry, 2001), The Sky Road (Salmon Poetry, 2007), Fade Street (Salt Publishing, 2010) and Haunt (Salmon Poetry, 2015). His awards include the Vincent Buckley Poetry Prize in 2004 and the Patrick and Katherine Kavanagh Poetry Fellowship in 2011.
This is an Irish Writers Centre initiative made possible with funding from
Dublin City Council Arts Office.