New Year courses in creative writing

Susan Millar Du Mars who will teach the Intermediate Creative Writing class.
Susan Millar Du Mars who will teach the Intermediate Creative Writing class.

Creative Writing courses for Beginners and Intermediate level will kick off next month at the Galway Technical Institute in Galway City

Creative Writing for Beginners with Kevin Higgins will begin on Monday, January 15, and will run for eight weeks from 7-9.30pm with a mid-term break. Places cost €120 and advance booking is essential. Kevin Higgins will provide writing exercises for and give gentle, critical feedback to people who are interested in trying their hand at writing stories, poems, or memoir.

To book, go to gti.ie/parttime/course/detail/t/78/c/201801-005301.

Intermediate Creative Writing with Susan Millar DuMars will begin on Tuesday, January 16, and will also continue for eight weeks, from 7-9.30pm every Tuesday with a mid-term break.

Places cost €120 and, again, advance booking is essential. Susan’s class is suitable for those who have participated in creative writing classes before or begun to have work published in magazines. Flexible exercises and workshopping of assignments, together with the study of the works of published writers, will help each participant to find their own writing voice.

To book, go to gti.ie/parttime/course/detail/t/78/c/201801-005190.

People can also book in person at Galway Technical Institute, Monday to Friday, from 10am-4.30pm.

For further information, contact Galway Technical Institute, Father Griffin Road, Galway City, phone 091-581342 or email gtiadulted@gretb.ie or see www.gti.ie.