Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Duration: 6 Weeks
Cost: €165/€150 Members
In this six-week course, award-winning journalist Madeleine Keane will take students on an exciting journey around the rewarding world of travel writing. Students will explore the different forms of travel writing, while learning how to identify their market and how to pitch to editors. The technical aspects of the craft will be examined in depth – from research and fact checking to creating rich, vivid prose. The course will also delve into the digital world of online media and blogging.
Madeleine Keane is Literary Editor of the Sunday Independent and has been writing about travel for 30 years. She also lectures on travel writing at UCD.