Personal Essay Writing with Roisin Kiberd
Starts: Tues 17 Sep 2019
Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Duration: 6 Weeks
Cost: €165/€150 Members
The possibilities of the personal essay are virtually limitless, but it’s also a form where the writer’s mastery of their subject is tested, and put on display. This six-week course explores the essay, its history and its current state and guides writers through the stages of writing an essay with detailed feedback, from selecting a topic, to establishing and experimenting with form, through to editing and pitching your work. Suitable for beginners as well as more experienced writers.
Roisin Kiberd’s essays have been published in The Dublin Review, The White Review and The Stinging Fly, and her journalism has appeared in The Guardian, Vice, Motherboard, The Sunday Times, The Irish Times and other publications.