Starts: Mon 15 May 2017 [No class: Mon 5 June]
Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Duration: 6 Weeks
Cost: €165/€150 Members
Develop the skills necessary to write arts interviews, reviews, criticism and broader, long-form cultural analysis pieces that would be suitable for newspapers and other publications. The class will focus on how to structure an article, select suitable subject matter and keep audiences engaged. Different forms of arts writing will be explored and feedback offered. The course will also give participants a practical grounding in how to pitch ideas to editors and a list of suitable contacts. Suitable for practising writers and novices.
Nadine O’Regan is Books and Arts Editor for the Sunday Business Post and the presenter/producer of Songs in the Key of Life on Today FM.