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I hope you enjoy reading my blog. On this page I try to keep up-dated details of my classes.
If you want to know more about my creative writing teaching, check out the Workshops and Courses tab I’ve added (above).
Now’s the time to sign up for new courses, so:
Why Not, dust off your notebooks and join in?
WEA Class in Clevedon, at the Quaker Meeting House, Clevedon. BS21 7RP
Meet ‘The Dubliners’, by James Joyce – a guided reading.
7 weekly meetings starting Friday 5 Feb. 2015
Time: 13.45 – 15.45
Cost: £58. Free to anyone in receipt of certain benefits – list available via enrolment.
Enrol by email to Casa2012wea@gmail.com.
or by phone to Pat Halliwell on 01275 875349
WEA classes in Gloucestershire
Creative Writing: Skills & Ideas. C3526560
At the Anglo Asian Cultural Centre, Gloucester.
Starting Thursday 14th January 2016. End date 24th March 2016
A course of 6 fortnightly workshops for aspiring and experienced writers to practice and improve writing skills. I’ll be setting enjoyable and challenging exercises to provide new directions, demonstrate key techniques and help you discover and hone your writing voice. There will also be opportunities for feedback and advice and discussion about marketing opportunities.
Time: 10.15 am – 12.45pm (dates – 14th January, 28th January, 11th February, 25th February, 10th March, 24th March)
Venue: Anglo Asian Community Centre, Gloucester. GL1 4HR. On-site parking available.
Cost: £64.00. Free to anyone in receipt of a recognised means tested benefit.
More Short Story Artistry: Reading Somerset Maugham & Elizabeth Taylor. C3526559
Starting Tuesday 9th February 2016.
7 weekly meetings. Discover, or rediscover, two important twentieth century authors as we discuss a selection of their stories. We will consider whether they ‘map the changes of moral values, customs, speech, and details of everyday life from the 1930’s to the 1990’s’.
In the first week we will be discussing ‘Spry Old Character‘ and ‘The Rose, The Mauve, The White‘ by Elizabeth Taylor.
Complete Short Stories by Elizabeth Taylor. ISBN-10:1844088405
Vintage Maugham Short Stories Selected by Anthony Curtis. ISBN-10: 0749397578
Time: 10.15 – 12.15
Venue: Cirencester Baptist Church, Coxwell Street, Cirencester. GL7 2BQ
Cost: £50 – Free to anyone in receipt of a certain benefits (list available at enrolment contacts.)
Pre-enrolment for all of the WEA courses is essential. Phone 0845 4582758 or go online at http://www.wea.org.uk/courses