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18 Feb

Developing Your Idea into a Story: A beginner’s guide

Join children's author Gareth Baker where he aims to show beginner writers how to generate and develop new ideas for stories!

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13 Feb

Introduction to Screenwriting: A 3-week course

Join Anthony Cropper, winner of the BBC Alfred Bradley Award for Radio Drama for a 3-week introduction to screenwriting course at NWS!

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12 Feb

The Writing Life

The Writing Life is a programme of writer support, directed by Cathy Grindrod in partnership with Nottingham Writers’ Studio.

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11 Feb

Page.Paragraph.Poem: Open Critique Night at NWS

Come along to our brand new open critique nights! Bring along your current work-in-progress in the form of a page, paragraph, or poem (max.500 words) and share it with...

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08 Feb

500 Words: A workshop for young writers

Bring your young writers along to a workshop that will equip them with the tools they need to write and submit their very own short story to BBC's 500...

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31 Jan

What is ‘Words for Wellbeing’?

We spoke with our Words for Wellbeing facilitator, Samantha Gray ahead of her upcoming course at Nottingham Writers’ Studio to find out a bit more about how writing for...

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21 Jan

Writing Historical Fiction

Join acclaimed historical fiction author, Clare Harvey and find out how to craft quality historical fiction.

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18 Jan

The Contemporary Witch: Stories of power

Join Alexis Burnett for a one-off workshop where she'll be exploring the witch archetype in contemporary literature.

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16 Jan

Creative Non-fiction

Join Shreya Sen-Handley for a 4-week course focused on creative non-fiction genres including memoir, travelogue, Op-Ed, reviews and more!

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15 Jan

The Writing Life

The Writing Life is a programme of writer support, directed by Cathy Grindrod in partnership with Nottingham Writers’ Studio.

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