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Begin Your Novel with Bernie McGill

27 February @ 7:00 pm - 17 April @ 9:00 pm


Starts: Tues 27 Feb 2018
Time: 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Duration: 8 Weeks
Cost: €88*/£80
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.

To book, please contact The Irish Writers’ Centre (organiser) by phone on (+353) 1 872 1302; by email at info@writerscentre.ie or book online here: https://irishwriterscentre.ie/products/northern-ireland-begin-your-novel-with-bernie-mcgill



Irish Writers’ Centre
(+353) 1 872 1302


Verbal Arts Centre
Stable Lane and Mall Wall, Bishop Street Within
LONDONDERRY, BT48 6PU United Kingdom
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