Workshop

Making a Murderer

Friday 13 September
National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall
11am - 1pm or 2 - 4pm
£40 / £35 conc

Creating memorable characters with Claire McGowan

Learn how to develop a compelling lead character for your crime fiction – with the potential to carry a series – in this bitesize writing workshop from Claire McGowan. Delve deep into the psyche of your heroes and villains, and gain practical advice on how to construct scenes with emotional depth and range.

Claire is a writer and teacher whose highly-acclaimed Paula Maguire series has been described as ‘weird, intriguing, gripping and original’. Her latest crime novel, What You Did, will be published in August 2019.

This two-hour workshop is running twice throughout the day: 11am – 1pm and 2 – 4pm.

Purchase a combined package of Claire and Mick Herron‘s workshops for £70!

Part of Noirwich Crime Writing Festival.


About Claire

Claire McGowan was born in 1981 in a small Irish village where the most exciting thing that ever happened was some cows getting loose on the road. She is the author of The Fall, and the acclaimed Paula Maguire crime series. She also writes women’s fiction under the name Eva Woods. Website

Image (c) Alan Harbord

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Creating memorable characters with Claire McGowan Learn how to develop a compelling lead character for your crime fiction – with the potential to carry a series – in this bitesize writing workshop from Claire McGowan. Delve deep into the psyche of your heroes and villains, and gain practical advice on how to construct scenes with […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich