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Workshop
Tuesday 9 April

Story of Your Life: Writing From Experience (16 – 25 Years)

Some of the most powerful and original stories ever written have come from real-life experiences. In this workshop designed for 16 – 25-year-olds, scriptwriter and storyteller Shey Hargreaves will share advice and practical tips on how to draw from the power of lived experience and use it to shape compelling, powerful art. You will look […]

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April 9, 2019 10:00 am April 9, 2019 10:00 am Europe/London Story of Your Life: Writing From Experience (16 – 25 Years) Writers' Centre Norwich –

Some of the most powerful and original stories ever written have come from real-life experiences. In this workshop designed for 16 – 25-year-olds, scriptwriter and storyteller Shey Hargreaves will share advice and practical tips on how to draw from the power of lived experience and use it to shape compelling, powerful art. You will look […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Tuesday 9 April

10am - 12noon

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

Free - please book in advance

Workshop
Saturday 23 March

Adventures in Fiction with Eley Williams

Fully booked! To join the waiting list for this workshop, email info@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk There are still some places remaining on our Writer’s Roadmap inspiration day in April. Find out more >> Join Eley Williams, prize-winning author of Attrib. & Other Stories, as she offers expert guidance on how to write bold, brave short stories that leave a […]

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March 23, 2019 10:00 am March 23, 2019 10:00 am Europe/London Adventures in Fiction with Eley Williams Writers' Centre Norwich –

Fully booked! To join the waiting list for this workshop, email info@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk There are still some places remaining on our Writer’s Roadmap inspiration day in April. Find out more >> Join Eley Williams, prize-winning author of Attrib. & Other Stories, as she offers expert guidance on how to write bold, brave short stories that leave a […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 23 March

10am - 3pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£55 / £45 conc

Jen Campbell, MIchael Donkor and Ben Johncock
Workshop
Saturday 27 April

The Writer’s Roadmap with Jen Campbell, Michael Donkor and Benjamin Johncock

A day packed full of inspiration, practical advice and insider knowledge to help you set your goals and fulfill your writing ambitions. Hear from Michael Donkor (‘warm and accomplished’ – Guardian), Jen Campbell (a Sunday Times bestseller) and Benjamin Johncock (‘great skill and some nerve’ – Guardian) on how to pursue publication, how to make a living from writing and how […]

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April 27, 2019 10:00 am April 27, 2019 10:00 am Europe/London The Writer’s Roadmap with Jen Campbell, Michael Donkor and Benjamin Johncock Writers' Centre Norwich –

A day packed full of inspiration, practical advice and insider knowledge to help you set your goals and fulfill your writing ambitions. Hear from Michael Donkor (‘warm and accomplished’ – Guardian), Jen Campbell (a Sunday Times bestseller) and Benjamin Johncock (‘great skill and some nerve’ – Guardian) on how to pursue publication, how to make a living from writing and how […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 27 April

10am - 4pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£55 / £45 conc

Workshop
Wednesday 1 May

How to Make a Poem – Workshop for 14-19 Year-Olds

Calling young writers! Want to try your hand at writing poetry? This two-hour workshop led by Forward Poetry Prize-winner Nick Drake is the perfect opportunity to practice your writing skills and discover what it takes to stand out from the crowd. You will get the chance to read and listen to examples of great poems, […]

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May 1, 2019 4:00 pm May 1, 2019 4:00 pm Europe/London How to Make a Poem – Workshop for 14-19 Year-Olds Writers' Centre Norwich –

Calling young writers! Want to try your hand at writing poetry? This two-hour workshop led by Forward Poetry Prize-winner Nick Drake is the perfect opportunity to practice your writing skills and discover what it takes to stand out from the crowd. You will get the chance to read and listen to examples of great poems, […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Wednesday 1 May

4 - 6pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

Free - please book in advance

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Workshop
Wednesday 22 May

How to Write a Script – Workshop for 14-19 Year-Olds

Calling young writers! Want to try your hand at writing a script for the stage or screen? This two-hour workshop led by award-winning novelist, poet and playwright Nick Drake is the perfect opportunity to practice your writing skills and discover what it takes to stand out from the crowd. You will get the chance to […]

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May 22, 2019 4:00 pm May 22, 2019 4:00 pm Europe/London How to Write a Script – Workshop for 14-19 Year-Olds Writers' Centre Norwich –

Calling young writers! Want to try your hand at writing a script for the stage or screen? This two-hour workshop led by award-winning novelist, poet and playwright Nick Drake is the perfect opportunity to practice your writing skills and discover what it takes to stand out from the crowd. You will get the chance to […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Wednesday 22 May

4 - 6pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

Free - please book in advance

Jan Carson
Workshop
Saturday 25 May

Workshop: Postcard Stories with Jan Carson

Jan Carson is an award-winning writer and master of flash fiction. Using examples from her 2017 collection Postcard Stories, she will teach you the art of writing and editing a truly memorable ‘short short’ story: how to condense your thoughts, make use of your time, and experiment with form and language. Jan Carson Jan Carson […]

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May 25, 2019 10:00 am May 25, 2019 10:00 am Europe/London Workshop: Postcard Stories with Jan Carson Writers' Centre Norwich –

Jan Carson is an award-winning writer and master of flash fiction. Using examples from her 2017 collection Postcard Stories, she will teach you the art of writing and editing a truly memorable ‘short short’ story: how to condense your thoughts, make use of your time, and experiment with form and language. Jan Carson Jan Carson […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 25 May

10am - 12noon

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£35 / £31.50

Creative workshop for young people
Workshop
Thursday 11 April

Time to Write: Creative Writing Workshop for 11 – 13-Year-Olds

This two-hour workshop offers young people aged 11 – 13 years the time to explore their writing skills through fun, engaging prompts and activities – whether it’s poetry, prose or any other kind of writing they wish to develop! They will then have some uninterrupted time to get words onto the page with the support of […]

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April 11, 2019 10:00 am April 11, 2019 10:00 am Europe/London Time to Write: Creative Writing Workshop for 11 – 13-Year-Olds Writers' Centre Norwich –

This two-hour workshop offers young people aged 11 – 13 years the time to explore their writing skills through fun, engaging prompts and activities – whether it’s poetry, prose or any other kind of writing they wish to develop! They will then have some uninterrupted time to get words onto the page with the support of […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Thursday 11 April

10 - 11.30am

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

Free – please book in advance

Young persons' workshop
Workshop
Friday 12 April

Time to Write: Creative Writing Workshop for 14 – 17-Year-Olds

This two-hour workshop offers young people aged 14 – 17 years the time to explore their writing skills through fun, engaging prompts and activities – whether it’s poetry, prose or any other kind of writing they wish to develop! They will then have some uninterrupted time to get words onto the page with the support […]

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April 12, 2019 12:00 pm April 12, 2019 12:00 pm Europe/London Time to Write: Creative Writing Workshop for 14 – 17-Year-Olds Writers' Centre Norwich –

This two-hour workshop offers young people aged 14 – 17 years the time to explore their writing skills through fun, engaging prompts and activities – whether it’s poetry, prose or any other kind of writing they wish to develop! They will then have some uninterrupted time to get words onto the page with the support […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Friday 12 April

12 - 2.30pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

Free – please book in advance

Arunava Sinh leading a session at the BCLT International Literary Translation and Creative Writing Summer School (c) Anita Staff
Workshop
Sunday 21 July

International Literary Translation & Creative Writing Summer School

Delivered by the British Centre for Literary Translation in partnership with the National Centre for Writing. The Summer School brings together writers and translators for an intensive, one-week, residential programme of hands-on translation and creative writing practice. For most language-specific workshops, groups work on a collaborative translation with the author in residence and workshop leader. For […]

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July 21, 2019 9:00 am July 21, 2019 9:00 am Europe/London International Literary Translation & Creative Writing Summer School Writers' Centre Norwich –

Delivered by the British Centre for Literary Translation in partnership with the National Centre for Writing. The Summer School brings together writers and translators for an intensive, one-week, residential programme of hands-on translation and creative writing practice. For most language-specific workshops, groups work on a collaborative translation with the author in residence and workshop leader. For […]

University of East Anglia, Norwich Writers Centre Norwich
Sunday 21 July

Runs until 27 July

University of East Anglia, Norwich

£700 / £400