Literary Workshops & Competitions 2012 Announced

We wish you all a very Happy New Year and hope you have a wonderful bookish year ahead!

We are now taking bookings for our Literary Workshops, book early to avoid disappointment. Places on workshops are limited to 15. We have in place a magnificent array of Workshop Directors who will guide, direct and enthuse every workshop participant.

Short Fiction with John MacKenna
Creative Writing Getting Started with Gabriel Fitzmaurice
Creative Writing Advanced with Ronan Bennett
Novel Getting Started with Aifric Campbell
Novel Advanced with Eoin McNamee
Poetry Getting Started with John Hartley Williams
Poetry Advanced with Paul Perry
Writing for Theatre with Mark O’Rowe
Writing for Screen with Mark O’Halloran
Songwriting with Mickey MacConnell
Writing Funny with Jeremy Sheldon
Freelance Journalism with Sinead Gleeson
Non Fiction & Memoir with Molly McCloskey
Travel Writing with Manachán Magan

We also announce details of our collection of Literary Competitions:

Please note the Closing Date for receipt of all Entries is Friday 2nd March 2012.

The Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year
Bryan MacMahon Short Story
Duais Foras Na Gaeilge
Single Poem Poetry Collection
Creative Writing for Youth
Creative Writing for Special Category
Eamon Keane Full Length Play
Writers Week Originals
Tell Your Story

Writing in Prisons
Irish Post/Stena Line New Writing Competition