Voice, Character, and Dramatic Action with Lisa Harding
Starts: Sat 10 & 17 Nov 2018
Time: 10.30am – 4.30pm
Duration: 2 Days
Cost: €150/€135 Members
Over two days you will explore the essential aspects of finding an authentic voice, creating rich characters and developing plot. You will look at what makes a narrative voice compelling for readers; how voice and dialogue can help to build character, drive the story and produce dramatic tension. This two day intensive is aimed at those who are seeking to create complex, memorable characters that live fully on the page. All levels welcome.
Lisa Harding is a playwright, short story writer, teacher and novelist. Her prize-winning novel Harvesting was published by New Island to critical acclaim and has just been optioned by an IFTA and BAFTA-winning director. Her second novel is shortly to go on submission with Aitken Alexander, and she is about to embark on the process of adapting Harvesting for screen.
Note: We would like to extend a free invite to attendees on this course to "Lisa Harding in conversation | Irish Times Book Club". Complementary glass of wine on the door.