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category galway | arts and media | press release author Tuesday September 20, 2011 12:52author by Wester Writers' Centre, Galway - Western Writers' Centre - Ionad Scríbhneoirí Chaitlín Maude - Galwayauthor email westernwriters at eircom dot netauthor address Hynes Building, St Clares Walk, Merchants Rd., Galwayauthor phone 091.564822 Report this post to the editors

The Galway Centre Offers Two New and Innovative Writing Courses

Two innovative Creative Writing courses kick off at the Western Writers' Centre, Galway, from the 4th October: 10am - 12 noon (10 weeks - €114/€95) and 1.05pm-1.55pm (8 weeks - €80/€60), tutored by writer and critic Fred Johnston. Details at 091.564822 ext 312 or westernwriters@eircom.net Courses designed for beginners and enthusiasts who may not have spare time in the evenings.
Fred Johnston
Fred Johnston

"These courses are specifically designed to cater for anyone interested in creative writing, but who may not have a great deal of opportunity to attend such courses in the evenings," says poet and critic Fred Johnston. "I have met quite a number of people who would attend writers' courses if they were free to do so, but we all find spare time difficult to make these days."

The courses will cover both poetry and prose and will include reading of various authors' works also. "Reading is a vital component of learning how to write a story or a poem. Too often we neglect that aspect of things. I want to discuss poetry and prose that has influenced us as well as learn from it."

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