Friday, 14 August 2009

Faber Academy - 6 month Novel Writing course, Dublin 2009

Faber are running an intensive course. For the money, would you be better to get a mentor or even do an MA or Open University?

Join course directors, novelists James Ryan and Eilís Ní Dhuibhne, and special guest tutors including Joseph O’Connor, Claire Kilroy and Anne Enright, on a practical course for aspiring writers, designed to develop a wide range of novel writing skills.

Course begins on 7th October 2009.

Price: €3,000

All classes will take place at the Winding Stair Bookshop
40 Lower Ormond Quay
Dublin, Co. Dublin, Ireland

The course consists of 22 two-hour evening sessions and 7 full-day sessions. All evening sessions will take place on Wednesdays from 6.30pm-8.30pm. Full-day sessions will take place on Saturdays from 10.00am-5.00pm.


Anonymous said...

Apparently only people who live in or around Dublin are interested in writing novels. I've yet to see one of these courses that's accessible to someone working in the country. Plus the price is crazy.

Totalfeckineejit said...

Susan Millar DuMars will give support, instruction and feedback to students who are interested in writing either fiction (short stories, novels) or poetry. The course takes place one evening per week (Wednesday) for 8 weeks from 7.30–9.30 p.m. It commences on Wednesday, September 23rd. Advance booking is essential. Places cost €120.00. For further details or to book a place contact GMIT, Dublin Road, Galway. Telephone 091 753161 or see http://www/

LauraCassidy said...

that is crazily expensive!!