Edit Your Novel: A Publisher's Seminar with Ciara Doorley
Starts: Sat 18 Nov 2017
Time: 10.30am – 1.30pm
Duration: 3 Hours
Cost: €35/€30 Members
This crash course from the perspective of a seasoned publisher will look at how to edit a work-in-progress, and how to hone and perfect the script before submission. Examining the various elements of fiction writing including voice, characterisation, setting and plot, this will provide an overview of the editing process and discuss how different forms of writing might fit within the commercial world of publishing. Time will be allowed for Q&A.
Ciara Doorley is Editorial Director at Hachette Books Ireland. She commissions and edits a broad range of bestselling fiction and non-fiction including the acclaimed memoirs Staring at Lakes and Hanging with the Elephant.