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Friday 21 January

Neverending Stories — storytelling for parents and babies (0-2 years)

Stories can be fact or imaginary or both. They can begin with a real story and become imaginary. Stories are yours to shape and change. Our drop-in parent and baby/toddler space is full of books to explore, spaces to crawl, and places to sit and relax with your baby. Come along and we will share […]

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January 21, 2022 10:00 am January 21, 2022 10:00 am Europe/London Neverending Stories — storytelling for parents and babies (0-2 years) Writers' Centre Norwich –

Stories can be fact or imaginary or both. They can begin with a real story and become imaginary. Stories are yours to shape and change. Our drop-in parent and baby/toddler space is full of books to explore, spaces to crawl, and places to sit and relax with your baby. Come along and we will share […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Friday 21 January
National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

10am - 12.30pm

Free & drop in

Online Course
Monday 24 January

Start Writing Crime Fiction – fully booked!

12-week online writing course begins Monday 24 January 2022. Crime fiction is the biggest-selling genre in the UK and this course will help you to incorporate its building blocks into your own writing. Join Femi Kayode to explore the genre’s themes and appeal, looking at creating credible worlds and characters, developing and structuring story and […]

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January 24, 2022 9:00 am January 24, 2022 9:00 am Europe/London Start Writing Crime Fiction – fully booked! Writers' Centre Norwich –

12-week online writing course begins Monday 24 January 2022. Crime fiction is the biggest-selling genre in the UK and this course will help you to incorporate its building blocks into your own writing. Join Femi Kayode to explore the genre’s themes and appeal, looking at creating credible worlds and characters, developing and structuring story and […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 24 January

12 weeks

Online

£475

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Online Course
Monday 24 January

Start Writing Fiction – fully booked!

12-week online writing course begins Monday 24 January 2022. The course is the perfect introduction to writing fiction for new writers and anyone wanting to write more regularly. Over 12 weeks of inspirational teaching, exercises and assignments you will receive personalised feedback on your work and learn how to write short stories. Classes are capped […]

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January 24, 2022 9:00 am January 24, 2022 9:00 am Europe/London Start Writing Fiction – fully booked! Writers' Centre Norwich –

12-week online writing course begins Monday 24 January 2022. The course is the perfect introduction to writing fiction for new writers and anyone wanting to write more regularly. Over 12 weeks of inspirational teaching, exercises and assignments you will receive personalised feedback on your work and learn how to write short stories. Classes are capped […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 24 January

12 weeks

Online

£475

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Online Course
Monday 24 January

Start Writing Creative Non-Fiction – fully booked!

12-week online writing course begins Monday 24 January 2022. Discover the core techniques for writing creative non-fiction, be it a biography, reportage, nature writing or another of the many flourishing forms within this exciting field of writing. Whether you have started to write and would like help moving forward or simply have an idea you’d […]

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January 24, 2022 9:00 am January 24, 2022 9:00 am Europe/London Start Writing Creative Non-Fiction – fully booked! Writers' Centre Norwich –

12-week online writing course begins Monday 24 January 2022. Discover the core techniques for writing creative non-fiction, be it a biography, reportage, nature writing or another of the many flourishing forms within this exciting field of writing. Whether you have started to write and would like help moving forward or simply have an idea you’d […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 24 January

12 weeks

Online

£475

Online Course
Monday 24 January

An Introduction to Scriptwriting – last few places

12-week online writing course begins Monday 24 January 2022. This course is an all-encompassing introduction to scriptwriting and is designed for writers who are just starting to explore scripts. You will learn the mechanisms of working across a variety of script forms: TV, film, theatre and radio. You’ll discover ways to generate ideas and turn […]

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January 24, 2022 9:00 am January 24, 2022 9:00 am Europe/London An Introduction to Scriptwriting – last few places Writers' Centre Norwich –

12-week online writing course begins Monday 24 January 2022. This course is an all-encompassing introduction to scriptwriting and is designed for writers who are just starting to explore scripts. You will learn the mechanisms of working across a variety of script forms: TV, film, theatre and radio. You’ll discover ways to generate ideas and turn […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 24 January

12 weeks

Online

£475

Online Course
Monday 24 January

Start Writing Historical Fiction – fully booked!

12-week online writing course begins Monday 24 January 2022. Historical fiction is one of the most popular literary forms and one of the most varied. A historical novel can be a war-story, a romance, a whodunit, a tense socio-political drama, a quest or a pursuit. It can be a tightly focussed personal confession.  It can […]

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January 24, 2022 9:00 am January 24, 2022 9:00 am Europe/London Start Writing Historical Fiction – fully booked! Writers' Centre Norwich –

12-week online writing course begins Monday 24 January 2022. Historical fiction is one of the most popular literary forms and one of the most varied. A historical novel can be a war-story, a romance, a whodunit, a tense socio-political drama, a quest or a pursuit. It can be a tightly focussed personal confession.  It can […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 24 January

12 weeks

Online

£475

Workshop
Saturday 29 January

Writing memorable characters with Eva Verde – fully booked!

Every person has a story. Every story deserves to be told. Join Eva Verde, author of Lives Like Mine, for a friendly workshop on using your unique experiences to create authentic and memorable character-driven fiction. In this workshop, Eva will guide you through exercises and discussion points that will help you to: Create authentic characters […]

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January 29, 2022 10:00 am January 29, 2022 10:00 am Europe/London Writing memorable characters with Eva Verde – fully booked! Writers' Centre Norwich –

Every person has a story. Every story deserves to be told. Join Eva Verde, author of Lives Like Mine, for a friendly workshop on using your unique experiences to create authentic and memorable character-driven fiction. In this workshop, Eva will guide you through exercises and discussion points that will help you to: Create authentic characters […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 29 January

10am - 12.30pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£45 / £35 conc

Online Course
Monday 31 January

Writing Poetry: Next Steps

    24-week online writing course begins Monday 31 January 2022. Award-winning poet Helen Ivory will be your guide through this next level course, designed for poets keen to push themselves further. Through experimentation, challenge and feedback, you will produce new work and have a better sense of how to assess your poetry objectively. Over […]

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January 31, 2022 9:00 am January 31, 2022 9:00 am Europe/London Writing Poetry: Next Steps Writers' Centre Norwich –

    24-week online writing course begins Monday 31 January 2022. Award-winning poet Helen Ivory will be your guide through this next level course, designed for poets keen to push themselves further. Through experimentation, challenge and feedback, you will produce new work and have a better sense of how to assess your poetry objectively. Over […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 31 January

24 weeks

Online

£945

Workshop
Monday 21 February

Intermediate Fiction with Ian Nettleton (ten-week course)

Take your writing to the next level and discover ways to make your novel or short stories stand out with this friendly, supportive, ten-week intermediate course led by expert tutor and published writer Ian Nettleton. Ian has been leading sold-out fiction courses at NCW for a number of years. Through a combination of group discussion […]

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February 21, 2022 7:00 pm February 21, 2022 7:00 pm Europe/London Intermediate Fiction with Ian Nettleton (ten-week course) Writers' Centre Norwich –

Take your writing to the next level and discover ways to make your novel or short stories stand out with this friendly, supportive, ten-week intermediate course led by expert tutor and published writer Ian Nettleton. Ian has been leading sold-out fiction courses at NCW for a number of years. Through a combination of group discussion […]

Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 21 February

Mondays, 7 - 9pm GMT for ten weeks

Dragon Hall

£225 / conc £200

Workshop
Tuesday 22 February

Advanced Fiction with Ian Nettleton (ten-week course)

Looking for advice on how to finalise, edit and polish your work? Ready to take your writing to a more sophisticated level? Our Advanced Fiction online sessions with Ian Nettleton are the ideal choice for more experienced writers with a project in mind, or for anyone seeking a new and exciting creative challenge. Ian has […]

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February 22, 2022 7:00 pm February 22, 2022 7:00 pm Europe/London Advanced Fiction with Ian Nettleton (ten-week course) Writers' Centre Norwich –

Looking for advice on how to finalise, edit and polish your work? Ready to take your writing to a more sophisticated level? Our Advanced Fiction online sessions with Ian Nettleton are the ideal choice for more experienced writers with a project in mind, or for anyone seeking a new and exciting creative challenge. Ian has […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Tuesday 22 February

Tuesday, 7 - 9pm GMT for ten weeks

Online

£225 / conc £200

Event
Thursday 24 February

Meet the World: Translation as Witness

What are the politics and ethics of translating ‘witness’ poetry and essays? Tuesday 1 February 2022 marks one year since the Spring Revolution in Myanmar. It is also the publication date for an anthology featuring voices from the ground of the Myanmar revolution: Picking off new shoots will not stop the spring: Witness poems and […]

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February 24, 2022 7:00 pm February 24, 2022 7:00 pm Europe/London Meet the World: Translation as Witness Writers' Centre Norwich –

What are the politics and ethics of translating ‘witness’ poetry and essays? Tuesday 1 February 2022 marks one year since the Spring Revolution in Myanmar. It is also the publication date for an anthology featuring voices from the ground of the Myanmar revolution: Picking off new shoots will not stop the spring: Witness poems and […]

Online (Zoom) Writers Centre Norwich
Thursday 24 February
Online (Zoom)

7-8pm

Free - please register in advance

Workshop
Saturday 26 February

The art of narrative non-fiction with Sonia Faleiro

How to pitch, report, and write a compelling story Have you ever wondered how to pitch a narrative non-fiction story? And, once your pitch has been accepted, what are the next steps? Once you’ve got your story, how do you ensure that it’s a compelling read that will keep your reader with you? Sonia Faleiro, […]

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February 26, 2022 10:00 am February 26, 2022 10:00 am Europe/London The art of narrative non-fiction with Sonia Faleiro Writers' Centre Norwich –

How to pitch, report, and write a compelling story Have you ever wondered how to pitch a narrative non-fiction story? And, once your pitch has been accepted, what are the next steps? Once you’ve got your story, how do you ensure that it’s a compelling read that will keep your reader with you? Sonia Faleiro, […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 26 February

10am - 1pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£45 / £35 conc

Workshop
Saturday 12 March

An introduction to nature and eco-poetry with Matt Howard

Poetry has a unique power to express relationships, wildness, and intricacies of place, especially in these times of nature and climate crises. In this friendly workshop with poet Matt Howard, you will explore what it means to write about nature and place as you begin to craft your own new poems. Matt will guide you […]

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March 12, 2022 10:00 am March 12, 2022 10:00 am Europe/London An introduction to nature and eco-poetry with Matt Howard Writers' Centre Norwich –

Poetry has a unique power to express relationships, wildness, and intricacies of place, especially in these times of nature and climate crises. In this friendly workshop with poet Matt Howard, you will explore what it means to write about nature and place as you begin to craft your own new poems. Matt will guide you […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 12 March

10am - 1pm

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

£45 / £35 conc

Workshop
Saturday 26 March

Agent insights with Ludo Cinell

Have you ever wondered what a literary agent does and how they work with authors and publishers? Want to know more about how to pursue publication? This Agent Insights session with Ludo Cinelli, agent and Managing Director at Eve White Literary Agency, is an invaluable window into the workings of the publishing world. Ludo will […]

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March 26, 2022 10:00 am March 26, 2022 10:00 am Europe/London Agent insights with Ludo Cinell Writers' Centre Norwich –

Have you ever wondered what a literary agent does and how they work with authors and publishers? Want to know more about how to pursue publication? This Agent Insights session with Ludo Cinelli, agent and Managing Director at Eve White Literary Agency, is an invaluable window into the workings of the publishing world. Ludo will […]

Online (Zoom) Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 26 March

10am - 12.30pm GMT

Online (Zoom)

£35 / £25 conc