T: 353 87 2028310 E: [email protected] The Edge, Galway Kevin Higgins and Susan Millar Du Mars run regular creative writing courses for beginner and intermediate levels.
overtheedgeliteraryevents.Galway Arts Centre 47 Lower Dominick Street, Galway Kevin Higgins runs a series of ten-week workshops, each commencing on the 19th of September.
The MA in Writing synchronizes with the Department's current postgraduate offerings (MA in Literature & Publishing and MA in Drama & Theatre Studies).
This MA thus builds on existing strengths at NUI Galway in the diverse arts of writing for page and stage, screen and daily papers. ie/OWC/ Queens University Belfast This MA in Creative Writing course is designed to equip students to use their literary talents to the best of their ability, to encourage their development as independent writers and self-reflective lifelong learners, and to provide them with a broad understanding of the literary marketplace and of the commercial aspects of literary production.
A unique flexible-learning scheme which offers students the opportunity to develop their book-length manuscript under the expert guidance of University tutors and prize-winning writers.
University of Limerick This one-year programme enables students to develop their skills in creative writing through careful consideration of the work of established writers; through study of the elements and formal structures of a piece of creative writing; through assignments that enable students to employ and master strategies for revision and refinement of their work; and through an understanding of the requirements of the submission and publication process.Key awards were The Man Booker Prize (2007) - which brought her work to global attention - The Andrew Carnegie medal for Excellence in Fiction (2012) and the Irish Novel of the year (20). RECENT PUBLICATIONS (ESSAYS) The London Review The Genesis of Blame: Adam and Eve, 2018 Diary: Gender Representation on the Irish literary scene, 2017 Antigone in Galway, Catherine Corless and the dishonoured dead, 2015 At Turner Contemporary: The works of Dorothy Cross, 2013 Diary: Censorship in Ireland, 2013 Guardian: Maeve Brennan, 2016 Return to the Western Shore: on yielding to the Irish tradition 2015 PUBLICATIONS (BOOKS) 2015 The Green Road, novel, Cape (UK), Norton (USA) 2011 The Forgotten Waltz, novel, Cape (UK), Norton (USA) 2009 The Granta Book of the Irish Short Story (editor) 2008 Yesterday's Weather, collected short stories, Grove Press (USA) 2008 Taking Pictures, short stories, Cape (UK) 2007 The Gathering, novel, Cape (UK), Grove Press (USA) 2004 Making Babies: Stumbling into Motherhood, Cape (UK), Norton, (USA) 2002 The Pleasure of Eliza Lynch, novel, Cape (UK), Grove Press (USA) 2000 What Are You Like?Her work has been translated into almost 40 languages and is regularly reviewed. , novel, Cape (UK), Grove Press (USA) 1995 The Wig My Father Wore, novel, Secker and Warburg (UK), Grove Press (USA) 1991 The Portable Virgin, short stories, Secker and Warburg (UK) PRIZES The Green Road 2017 Shortlist Dublin Literary Prize (IMPAC) 2016 Winner Irish Novel of the Year, The Green Road 2016 Winner Independent Booksellers Award 2016 Winner Listowel Irish Fiction Prize 2016 Shortlist Bailey’s Prize for Women’s Fiction 2016 Shortlist Costa Novel of the Year 2016 Shortlist LA Times Book Award 2016 Shortlist British Publishing Award 2015 Longlist Man Booker The Forgotten Waltz 2011 Winner Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction 2011 Shortlist The Orange Prize The Gathering 2008 Winner Irish Novel of the Year 2008 Winner Listowel Irish Fiction Prize 2007 Winner Man Booker Prize for Fiction Short story ‘Honey’ 2004 Winner Davy Byrnes Award What Are You Like?Local libraries and County Council Arts Officers will also have information on creative writing classes in your area.The Irish Writers' Centre 19 Parnell Square, Dublin 1 Run a regular series of writing courses in poetry, fiction, writing for film and television etc.Four main rooms are open to the public: the wood-panelled Oak room, the Small and Great Drawing Rooms and the Great Hall, where an exhibition records the history of the family who lived at the castle for almost 800 years.A seaside town that’s worth its salt all year round.The PAC codes for the MA in Poetry Studies are: DC691 Full-time & DC692 Part-time. classname=MAPS NUI Galway The MA in Writing is a one-year full-time course intended for committed writers.It is not called an MA in "Creative Writing" because the course covers forms of writing in addition to fiction and poetry. Wilde Centre for Irish Writing, School of English, Trinity College Dublin Focusing on the practical business of writing, rewriting and editing, the programme also includes an introduction to the publishing industry, a series of lectures by established writers in a wide range of genres, and the opportunity to take one of the specialised options offered to students on the M. Heaney Centrefor Poetry/Research/MAin Creative Writing/ University College Cork The UCC MA in Creative Writing encourages students to be curious about literature, to pursue creative excellence and to develop their writing in a university atmosphere.The course as a whole encourages and supports a full exploration of the creative self while also maintaining a strong vocational emphasis.