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Other Worlds Workshop Weekend – fantasy, crime, horror and sci-fi event!

14 September

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One event on 15 September, 2019 at 00:00

About:

Join us for a packed weekend of writing workshops and activities devoted to the forms of crime, fantasy, horror and science-fiction! Facilitated by established writing tutor and University lecturer Alex Davis and featuring four fantastic guest workshoppers over the course of the weekend, this two-day event is ideal for genre authors looking to get inspiration, advice and feedback for their work! The event also includes a free goodie bag per person and great value book sales throughout the weekend.

GUEST SPEAKERS:

Horror author and lecturer CHARLOTTE BAKER
Acclaimed science-fiction novelist ANDREW BANNISTER
Thriller writer and storyteller SOPHIE DRAPER
SF and fantasy author GRAHAM EDWARDS

SATURDAY SCHEDULE:
10am: Event introduction
10:15am: Participant introductions
10:45am: ‘Warm-up workshop’ with Alex Davis
11:15am: BREAK
11:30am: Guest workshop 1 – Graham Edwards (Subject TBC)
1:00pm: LUNCH BREAK (lunch not included)
1:45pm: Guest workshop 2 – Andrew Bannister (Subject TBC)
3:15pm: BREAK
3:30pm: Feedback time and plenary
4:30pm: EVENT CLOSE

SUNDAY SCHEDULE:

10am: Event introduction
10:15am: Participant introductions
10:45am: ‘Warm-up workshop’ with Alex Davis
11:15am: BREAK
11:30am: Guest workshop 1 – Sophie Draper on ‘Psychological Thrillers: Telling Stories With a Twist’
1:00pm: LUNCH BREAK (lunch not included)
1:45pm: Guest workshop 2 – Charlotte Baker on ‘How to Creat Atmospheric Scenes in Crime and Horror’
3:15pm: BREAK
3:30pm: Feedback time and plenary
4:30pm: EVENT CLOSE

Book your place

NWS member day tickets £22.50, general admission is £27.50

NWS member weekend tickets £40.00, general admission is £50.00

Book your place below, or to find out more about becoming an NWS member, head to our membership page. 

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Venue

Nottingham Writers’ Studio
25 Hockley
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG1 1FH United Kingdom
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Website:
https://www.nottinghamwritersstudio.co.uk