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Online Course
Monday 25 January

Start Writing Crime Fiction – fully booked!

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 Nicola Upson, author of the Josephine Tey books, to explore the genre’s themes and appeal, looking at creating credible worlds and characters, developing and structuring story and building page-turning, tension-filled […]

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January 25, 2021 9:00 am January 25, 2021 9:00 am Europe/London Start Writing Crime Fiction – fully booked! Writers' Centre Norwich –

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 Nicola Upson, author of the Josephine Tey books, to explore the genre’s themes and appeal, looking at creating credible worlds and characters, developing and structuring story and building page-turning, tension-filled […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 25 January

12 weeks

Online

£450

Online Course
Monday 25 January

Writing Poetry: Next Steps – last few places!

  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 24 weeks, you will be guided through the landscape of […]

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January 25, 2021 9:00 am January 25, 2021 9:00 am Europe/London Writing Poetry: Next Steps – last few places! Writers' Centre Norwich –

  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 24 weeks, you will be guided through the landscape of […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 25 January

24 weeks

Online

£900

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Online Course
Monday 25 January

Start Writing Fiction – fully booked!

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 at 15 places to ensure a high-quality experience. Book […]

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January 25, 2021 9:00 am January 25, 2021 9:00 am Europe/London Start Writing Fiction – fully booked! Writers' Centre Norwich –

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 at 15 places to ensure a high-quality experience. Book […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 25 January

12 weeks

Online

£450

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Online Course
Monday 25 January

Start Writing Poetry – one place left!

  Join us on a journey into the transformative world of poetry. You’ll read inspiring poets, explore how poems take shape, and begin to create and share your own work with a friendly supportive group. Classes are capped at 15 places to ensure a high-quality experience. Book quickly to secure your place. This course is […]

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January 25, 2021 9:00 am January 25, 2021 9:00 am Europe/London Start Writing Poetry – one place left! Writers' Centre Norwich –

  Join us on a journey into the transformative world of poetry. You’ll read inspiring poets, explore how poems take shape, and begin to create and share your own work with a friendly supportive group. Classes are capped at 15 places to ensure a high-quality experience. Book quickly to secure your place. This course is […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 25 January

12 weeks

Online

£450

Online Course
Monday 25 January

An Introduction to the Memoir – fully booked!

  Do you want to tell your own story? Life stories have resonance for others and are a gift to be shared. In this course, led by award-winning writer Monique Roffey, you’ll gain the confidence to write your own story, develop an understanding of how memoirs are put together, and the ways shame and taboo […]

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January 25, 2021 9:00 am January 25, 2021 9:00 am Europe/London An Introduction to the Memoir – fully booked! Writers' Centre Norwich –

  Do you want to tell your own story? Life stories have resonance for others and are a gift to be shared. In this course, led by award-winning writer Monique Roffey, you’ll gain the confidence to write your own story, develop an understanding of how memoirs are put together, and the ways shame and taboo […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 25 January

12 weeks

Online

£450

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Online Course
Monday 25 January

Start Writing Creative Non-Fiction – fully booked!

Discover the core techniques for writing a non-fiction book, be it a biography, a memoir, reportage 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 like to explore, this course will give you […]

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January 25, 2021 9:00 am January 25, 2021 9:00 am Europe/London Start Writing Creative Non-Fiction – fully booked! Writers' Centre Norwich –

Discover the core techniques for writing a non-fiction book, be it a biography, a memoir, reportage 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 like to explore, this course will give you […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 25 January

12 weeks

Online

£450

Online Course
Monday 25 January

An Introduction to Scriptwriting – fully booked!

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 them into stories, how to write dialogue and how […]

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January 25, 2021 9:00 am January 25, 2021 9:00 am Europe/London An Introduction to Scriptwriting – fully booked! Writers' Centre Norwich –

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 them into stories, how to write dialogue and how […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 25 January

12 weeks

Online

£450

Event
Tuesday 26 January

Virtual Book Club discussion: Our Place

Join us and share your passion for reading! Every two months we will meet virtually over tea and biscuits to discuss some of the best works in contemporary literature. We’ll explore short stories, novels, non-fiction, poetry, and works in translation, making these informal and friendly sessions the perfect way to meet like-minded readers and to […]

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January 26, 2021 5:00 pm January 26, 2021 5:00 pm Europe/London Virtual Book Club discussion: Our Place Writers' Centre Norwich –

Join us and share your passion for reading! Every two months we will meet virtually over tea and biscuits to discuss some of the best works in contemporary literature. We’ll explore short stories, novels, non-fiction, poetry, and works in translation, making these informal and friendly sessions the perfect way to meet like-minded readers and to […]

Online (Zoom) Writers Centre Norwich
Tuesday 26 January
Online (Zoom)

5 - 6.30pm GMT

Free

Event
Friday 29 January

Virtual Book Club discussion: Our Place

Join us and share your passion for reading! Every two months we will meet virtually over tea and biscuits to discuss some of the best works in contemporary literature. We’ll explore short stories, novels, non-fiction, poetry, and works in translation, making these informal and friendly sessions the perfect way to meet like-minded readers and to […]

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January 29, 2021 5:30 pm January 29, 2021 5:30 pm Europe/London Virtual Book Club discussion: Our Place Writers' Centre Norwich –

Join us and share your passion for reading! Every two months we will meet virtually over tea and biscuits to discuss some of the best works in contemporary literature. We’ll explore short stories, novels, non-fiction, poetry, and works in translation, making these informal and friendly sessions the perfect way to meet like-minded readers and to […]

Online (Zoom) Writers Centre Norwich
Friday 29 January
Online (Zoom)

5.30 - 7pm GMT

Free

Workshop
Saturday 30 January

Nature Writing with Mark Cocker – fully booked!

Master the art of nature writing in this three-hour online workshop with Mark Cocker, one of Britain’s most celebrated authors and naturalists. Mark is the author of A Claxton Diary: Further Field Notes from a Small Planet and has been writing a regular ‘Country Diary‘ column for the Guardian since 1988, so this is a […]

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January 30, 2021 10:00 am January 30, 2021 10:00 am Europe/London Nature Writing with Mark Cocker – fully booked! Writers' Centre Norwich –

Master the art of nature writing in this three-hour online workshop with Mark Cocker, one of Britain’s most celebrated authors and naturalists. Mark is the author of A Claxton Diary: Further Field Notes from a Small Planet and has been writing a regular ‘Country Diary‘ column for the Guardian since 1988, so this is a […]

Online (Zoom) Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 30 January

10am - 1pm GMT

Online (Zoom)

£45 / £35 conc

Ian Nettleton
Workshop
Monday 1 February

Intermediate Fiction with Ian Nettleton (ten-week course) – fully booked!

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 online 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 […]

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February 1, 2021 7:00 pm February 1, 2021 7:00 pm Europe/London Intermediate Fiction with Ian Nettleton (ten-week course) – fully booked! 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 online 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 […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 1 February

Mondays, 7 - 9pm GMT for ten weeks

Online

£225 / conc £200

Ian Nettleton
Workshop
Tuesday 2 February

Advanced Fiction with Ian Nettleton (ten-week course) – fully booked!

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 2, 2021 7:00 pm February 2, 2021 7:00 pm Europe/London Advanced Fiction with Ian Nettleton (ten-week course) – fully booked! 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 2 February

Tuesday, 7 - 9pm GMT for ten weeks

Online

£225 / conc £200

Event
Tuesday 9 February

Dragon Hall Debates: Surveillance

Are we being watched? From Facebook, to China, to the FBI and MI5, the ways in which we’re watched – and the question of who is watching us – seem to be omnipresent in the news cycle. What problems – and what benefits – can be found in this world of constant surveillance? In this […]

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February 9, 2021 6:30 pm February 9, 2021 6:30 pm Europe/London Dragon Hall Debates: Surveillance Writers' Centre Norwich –

Are we being watched? From Facebook, to China, to the FBI and MI5, the ways in which we’re watched – and the question of who is watching us – seem to be omnipresent in the news cycle. What problems – and what benefits – can be found in this world of constant surveillance? In this […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Tuesday 9 February
Online

7 - 8.30pm GMT

Free - please register in advance

Workshop
Saturday 13 February

Life Writing with Lucy Wadham – fully booked!

Writing about your own experiences, or the lives of others, is a rewarding and compelling creative practice. Join multi-talented author Lucy Wadham (The Secret Life of France, Greater Love, and Castro’s Dream) for a friendly and insightful two-hour online workshop exploring the exciting genre of life writing.  Through a mixture of timed writing exercises and […]

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February 13, 2021 10:00 am February 13, 2021 10:00 am Europe/London Life Writing with Lucy Wadham – fully booked! Writers' Centre Norwich –

Writing about your own experiences, or the lives of others, is a rewarding and compelling creative practice. Join multi-talented author Lucy Wadham (The Secret Life of France, Greater Love, and Castro’s Dream) for a friendly and insightful two-hour online workshop exploring the exciting genre of life writing.  Through a mixture of timed writing exercises and […]

Online (Zoom) Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 13 February

10am - 12pm GMT

Online (Zoom)

£45 / £35 conc

Workshop
Saturday 27 March

Writing Through Movement (12 to 18-year-olds)

Writing and movement can seem like polar opposites: one begins with language and the head, the other direct from the body. Join YA author Sally-Anne Lomas and arts producer Sam Ruddock for an online workshop which will help you bring mind and body together! Through writing and movement activities you will: Explore how breath, posture, and […]

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March 27, 2021 2:00 pm March 27, 2021 2:00 pm Europe/London Writing Through Movement (12 to 18-year-olds) Writers' Centre Norwich –

Writing and movement can seem like polar opposites: one begins with language and the head, the other direct from the body. Join YA author Sally-Anne Lomas and arts producer Sam Ruddock for an online workshop which will help you bring mind and body together! Through writing and movement activities you will: Explore how breath, posture, and […]

Online (Zoom) Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 27 March

2 - 4.30pm GMT

Online (Zoom)

Free - please book in advance