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Writing Workshop: Prose and Poetry

April 22, 2017 - April 23, 2017

140€140 - 225€140

Prose and Poetry workshop with fantastic writers and Oxford writing professors:

Amal Chaterjee (novelist and historian)

and Jane Draycott (poet).

Saturday, 22nd April (prose): 10.00 a.m. 5.00 p.m.
Sunday, 23rd April (poetry): 10.30 a.m. 5.30 p.m.

Day 1: the fiction workshop with Amal, will look at how different elements like plots, themes, characters, situations and scenes can be used to create a vital, original story. Participants can choose to start on a new piece or to develop one they have begun.

Day 2: the poetry workshop with Jane, will be a day of writing exercises aimed at producing drafts for new poems in a supportive atmosphere.

Fee: €225 for the weekend
€140 for one day, either fiction or poetry

Email for further details and to reserve a place.

For more information about past retreats:

“In my ten years in Paris this is definitely one of the best things I’ve tried. Thank you to Amal and Jane for coaxing such a wonderful variety of poems and stories out of everyone and thank you to everyone for being so supportive and constructive.”
“The workshop had a wonderful ambience and it was fascinating to hear everything that came out of your wonderful prompts, Amal and Jane. It felt amazing to be in such stimulating and supportive company.”


April 22, 2017
April 23, 2017
140€140 - 225€140
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Paris Lit Up


Péniche Librairie L’eau et Les Rêves
Quai de l'Oise
Paris, 75019 France
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