Workshop
Saturday 11 September

Con artists, spies, gangsters: True crime writing with Paul Willetts

Join Paul Willetts, the critically acclaimed author of King Con and Rendezvous at the Russian Tea Rooms, for a friendly writing workshop packed with practical tips and advice on how to research, structure and write your non-fiction story. Paul is a master of non-fiction storytelling, spinning true-life accounts of con artists, spies and gangsters into […]

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September 11, 2021 2:00 pm September 11, 2021 2:00 pm Europe/London Con artists, spies, gangsters: True crime writing with Paul Willetts Writers' Centre Norwich –

Join Paul Willetts, the critically acclaimed author of King Con and Rendezvous at the Russian Tea Rooms, for a friendly writing workshop packed with practical tips and advice on how to research, structure and write your non-fiction story. Paul is a master of non-fiction storytelling, spinning true-life accounts of con artists, spies and gangsters into […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 11 September

2 - 4pm BST

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£35

Workshop
Friday 10 September

Burden of proof: Writing courtroom and interview scenes with Imran Mahmood

Learn to write gripping, realistic courtroom and interview scenes for your fiction in this workshop led by practicing criminal defence barrister and crime novelist, Imran Mahmood. Drawing on 30 years’ experience of fighting violence, fraud and sex offences in court, Imran will provide quick-fire writing tips and advice for making any legal scene feel razor-sharp […]

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September 10, 2021 10:00 am September 10, 2021 10:00 am Europe/London Burden of proof: Writing courtroom and interview scenes with Imran Mahmood Writers' Centre Norwich –

Learn to write gripping, realistic courtroom and interview scenes for your fiction in this workshop led by practicing criminal defence barrister and crime novelist, Imran Mahmood. Drawing on 30 years’ experience of fighting violence, fraud and sex offences in court, Imran will provide quick-fire writing tips and advice for making any legal scene feel razor-sharp […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Friday 10 September

10am - 12noon BST

Online

£35

Workshop
Friday 10 September

Burden of proof: Writing courtroom and interview scenes with Imran Mahmood

Learn to write gripping, realistic courtroom and interview scenes for your fiction in this workshop led by practicing criminal defence barrister and crime novelist, Imran Mahmood. Drawing on 30 years’ experience of fighting violence, fraud and sex offences in court, Imran will provide quick-fire writing tips and advice for making any legal scene feel razor-sharp […]

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September 10, 2021 2:00 pm September 10, 2021 2:00 pm Europe/London Burden of proof: Writing courtroom and interview scenes with Imran Mahmood Writers' Centre Norwich –

Learn to write gripping, realistic courtroom and interview scenes for your fiction in this workshop led by practicing criminal defence barrister and crime novelist, Imran Mahmood. Drawing on 30 years’ experience of fighting violence, fraud and sex offences in court, Imran will provide quick-fire writing tips and advice for making any legal scene feel razor-sharp […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Friday 10 September

2 - 4pm BST

Online

£35

Workshop
Saturday 11 September

Con artists, spies, gangsters: True crime writing with Paul Willetts

Join Paul Willetts, the critically acclaimed author of King Con and Rendezvous at the Russian Tea Rooms, for a friendly writing workshop packed with practical tips and advice on how to research, structure and write your non-fiction story. Paul is a master of non-fiction storytelling, spinning true-life accounts of con artists, spies and gangsters into […]

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September 11, 2021 10:00 am September 11, 2021 10:00 am Europe/London Con artists, spies, gangsters: True crime writing with Paul Willetts Writers' Centre Norwich –

Join Paul Willetts, the critically acclaimed author of King Con and Rendezvous at the Russian Tea Rooms, for a friendly writing workshop packed with practical tips and advice on how to research, structure and write your non-fiction story. Paul is a master of non-fiction storytelling, spinning true-life accounts of con artists, spies and gangsters into […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 11 September

10am - 12noon BST

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£35

Workshop
Tuesday 17 August

Online Translation Workshop: Sri Lankan Tamil poet Nillanthan

The Poetry Translation Centre is very pleased to partner with the National Centre for Writing to present a translation workshop on the Tamil poetry of Sri Lankan poet, artist and political essayist Nillanthan. The sessions will be lead by Geetha Sukumaran and Shash Trevett. Based in Canada and the UK respectively, both are poets and […]

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August 17, 2021 6:30 pm August 17, 2021 6:30 pm Europe/London Online Translation Workshop: Sri Lankan Tamil poet Nillanthan Writers' Centre Norwich –

The Poetry Translation Centre is very pleased to partner with the National Centre for Writing to present a translation workshop on the Tamil poetry of Sri Lankan poet, artist and political essayist Nillanthan. The sessions will be lead by Geetha Sukumaran and Shash Trevett. Based in Canada and the UK respectively, both are poets and […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Tuesday 17 August

17 & 24 August, 6.30-8pm BST

Online

£45

Workshop
Wednesday 25 August

Medieval Writing (two-part workshop for 13-17 year olds)

Come along to these interactive workshops and write your own story or poem inspired by Dragon Hall and the medieval history of Norwich. Uncover the hall’s many-layered past through a series of games and writing activities and add your own voice to its history. Learn about everything from fish-processing to medieval trade, and, of course, […]

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August 25, 2021 11:00 am August 25, 2021 11:00 am Europe/London Medieval Writing (two-part workshop for 13-17 year olds) Writers' Centre Norwich –

Come along to these interactive workshops and write your own story or poem inspired by Dragon Hall and the medieval history of Norwich. Uncover the hall’s many-layered past through a series of games and writing activities and add your own voice to its history. Learn about everything from fish-processing to medieval trade, and, of course, […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Wednesday 25 August

25 & 26 August, 11am - 1.30pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£5 (bursaries available)

Workshop
Monday 23 August

Medieval Writing (two-part workshop for 9-12 year olds)

Runs Monday 23 & Tuesday 24 August, 1pm – 2pm Oyez, oyez, oyez!  Let’s peer into a medieval town crier’s notebook. There is an urgent note from the King with the last line torn away, a handwritten letter from a stranger and some half-remembered gossip that was whispered in the crier’s ear earlier that day. […]

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August 23, 2021 10:00 am August 23, 2021 10:00 am Europe/London Medieval Writing (two-part workshop for 9-12 year olds) Writers' Centre Norwich –

Runs Monday 23 & Tuesday 24 August, 1pm – 2pm Oyez, oyez, oyez!  Let’s peer into a medieval town crier’s notebook. There is an urgent note from the King with the last line torn away, a handwritten letter from a stranger and some half-remembered gossip that was whispered in the crier’s ear earlier that day. […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 23 August

23 & 24 August, 1pm - 3pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£5 (bursaries available)

Workshop
Wednesday 18 August

Finding Inspiration (workshop for 13-17 year olds)

What do you do when you’re faced with a blank page? In this workshop by led Ben Gaffrey, we’ll find inspiration from our own lives and experiences to start writing fictional stories. We’ll merge our real lives with stories, taking influences from our favourite seasons, colours, sounds, and smells, to build realistic settings, characters, and […]

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August 18, 2021 11:00 am August 18, 2021 11:00 am Europe/London Finding Inspiration (workshop for 13-17 year olds) Writers' Centre Norwich –

What do you do when you’re faced with a blank page? In this workshop by led Ben Gaffrey, we’ll find inspiration from our own lives and experiences to start writing fictional stories. We’ll merge our real lives with stories, taking influences from our favourite seasons, colours, sounds, and smells, to build realistic settings, characters, and […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Wednesday 18 August

11am - 1.30pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£5 (bursaries available)

Workshop
Tuesday 17 August

Finding Inspiration (workshop for 9-12 year olds)

What do you do when you’re faced with a blank page? In this workshop led by Ben Gaffrey, we’ll find inspiration from our own lives and experiences to start writing fictional stories. We’ll merge our real lives with stories, taking influences from our favourite seasons, colours, sounds, and smells, to build realistic settings, characters, and […]

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August 17, 2021 10:00 am August 17, 2021 10:00 am Europe/London Finding Inspiration (workshop for 9-12 year olds) Writers' Centre Norwich –

What do you do when you’re faced with a blank page? In this workshop led by Ben Gaffrey, we’ll find inspiration from our own lives and experiences to start writing fictional stories. We’ll merge our real lives with stories, taking influences from our favourite seasons, colours, sounds, and smells, to build realistic settings, characters, and […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Tuesday 17 August

10am - 12pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£5 (bursaries available)

Workshop
Wednesday 11 August

Writing the City (workshop for 13-17 year olds)

What does home mean to you? In this session led by Olivia Walwyn, we’ll read what other people have written about Norwich, as well as other cities around the world. We’ll explore our own experiences of the city; how we think and feel about our home towns. We’ll also write about the environment around our […]

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August 11, 2021 11:00 am August 11, 2021 11:00 am Europe/London Writing the City (workshop for 13-17 year olds) Writers' Centre Norwich –

What does home mean to you? In this session led by Olivia Walwyn, we’ll read what other people have written about Norwich, as well as other cities around the world. We’ll explore our own experiences of the city; how we think and feel about our home towns. We’ll also write about the environment around our […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Wednesday 11 August

11am - 1.30pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£5 (bursaries available)

Workshop
Tuesday 9 November

Advanced Catalan-English Literary Translation Workshop

For published Catalan-English literary translators Deadline for applications: Monday 6 September 2021 This three-day Catalan-English literary translation workshop is designed to give published Catalan-English literary translators the opportunity to develop their skills further alongside their peers, as well as experts in the field. Those translators selected will spend three days (9-11 November 2021) working as […]

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November 9, 2021 9:00 am November 9, 2021 9:00 am Europe/London Advanced Catalan-English Literary Translation Workshop Writers' Centre Norwich –

For published Catalan-English literary translators Deadline for applications: Monday 6 September 2021 This three-day Catalan-English literary translation workshop is designed to give published Catalan-English literary translators the opportunity to develop their skills further alongside their peers, as well as experts in the field. Those translators selected will spend three days (9-11 November 2021) working as […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Tuesday 9 November

9 - 11 November 2021

Online

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