Sunday, February 3, 2008

The Theory and Practice of Long Fiction Writing - (Aug)

The Theory and Practice of Long Fiction Writing - August/September/October 2008

This 40 hour course which is taught by Paddy Richardson, along with guest writers such as Maxine Alterio, Jackie Ballantyne, Dianne Pettis, Bill O'Brien and Vanda Symon, introduces participants to the principles and practice of long fiction writing. Course content is delivered using a range of interactive teaching and learning methods which explore various technical and creative aspects of novel writing.

Four Saturdays, 16 August, 6 & 27 September, 11 October (10.00am – 5.00pm)

Six Tuesdays, 19 & 26 August, 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 September (7.00pm – 9.00pm)

For course information, please contact Maxine Alterio, Educational Development Centre, Otago Polytechnic, Dunedin, phone (03) 4796048 or email for a detailed brochure.