Mindshift: Edit your Novel* with Brian Langan
Duration: 3 days
Cost: €270/€250 Members
This intensive 3-day workshop will explore the process of editing your own novel from a publisher's perspective. As well as providing clear guidelines on honing your own fiction writing, with sessions focusing on elements such as structure, voice, character, setting and plot, course participants will have an opportunity to bring their writing through a collaborative process of workshopping, writing exercises and critiquing. Ideal for Novel Fair 2019 finalists.
*Writers will be asked to submit 10,000 words and a synopsis of a work-in-progress by Wed 19 Dec 2018. We cannot guarantee that work submitted after Wed 19 Dec will be reviewed in advance of the course start date.
**Participants will be invited to offer suggestions for topics/areas of their work they would like workshopped in advance of the course.
Brian Langan is a freelance editor at Storyline Editing, with over two decades experience in publishing, most recently as editor at Transworld/Doubleday Ireland, an imprint of Penguin Random House, where his authors included Donal Ryan, Hilary Fannin, Colm O’Regan and Conor O’Clery. Brian is also a published author and is currently writing his second novel.