Writing Opinion Pieces with Kitty Holland -
Starts: Tues 20 Sept
Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Duration: 6 Weeks
Cost: €165/€150 Members
Join one of Ireland’s best-known journalists, Kitty Holland, for this insightful and informative six-week course in mastering the opinion piece. Participants will learn to understand the form and use quick thinking to produce strong, confident commentary on the ever-changing world as it is today. This is an ideal primer for those who wish to illuminate important issues or use their own life experiences in their writing. Kitty Holland is a staff reporter with a particular interest in human rights and social justice. She has reported widely on such issues as homelessness, drug addiction, poverty, Travellers, immigrants’ rights, domestic violence and gay, lesbian and transgender rights. She has been with The Irish Times since 1998.