Creative nonfiction is a booming genre which includes popular history and science, nature writing, memoir, and biography of people, places and things. How do you find your way through this rich material and create a story?
Freelancing: The Beginner's Guide with Benjamin Law
10:00am Sunday, 9 September
Discover the business of freelance writing with one of Australia’s best. Learn the fundamental skills necessary to write the stories that magazines want—and get paid for them.
The Elements of Fiction with Emily Maguire
10:00am Saturday, 13 October
This one-day intensive course provides an introduction to fiction writing including character, point of view, voice, setting and plot. Develop a deeper understanding of each element and a strong grasp on how they interact.
Romance Writing Rebooted with Valerie Parv AM
10:00am Saturday, 27 October
Join Valerie Parv in this brand new, unmissable workshop for romance writers. Participants will walk away with an outline of their novel they can use as a guide for the writing process.
Plotting and Planning with Kate Forsyth
10:00am Saturday, 17 November
Join one of Australia’s favourite novelists for an intensive workshop designed to give you practical techniques to help plot your novel, from the very first idea to the final narrative arc.
Travel Writing with Walter Mason
10:00am Saturday, 1 December
Ever kept a travel journal and harboured a desire to do something with it? Turn your journey into a spirited piece of writing that delights and inspires anyone who reads it.