Northern Ireland: Begin your Novel* with Bernie McGill
Time: 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Duration: 8 Weeks
Location: Verbal Arts Centre, Derry
*Please note this cost is based on the currency exchange rate of £80.
In this 8-week course, we will look at: structuring work; writing openings with impact; developing setting; creating credible characters; selecting point of view; writing dialogue; editing and redrafting; outlets for completed work. You will be invited to take part in writing exercises to further develop your work and to share your writing with other class members. Suitable for committed writers. Participants should come with a 250 word outline for a novel. Works-in-progress are welcomed.
Bernie McGill is the author of two novels, The Watch House and The Butterfly Cabinet, both published by Tinder Press, and of a short story collection, Sleepwalkers, published by Whittrick Press.
Kindly sponsored by Arts Council Northern Ireland