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Beginnings. And Endings.
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with Dr Stephanie Dowrick

Saturday 22 September 2018

Allen & Unwin - Sydney
83 Alexander St
Crows Nest NSW 2065
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Course fee:
$295 / $250 alumni

Dr Stephanie Dowrick is one of our most experienced and appreciated tutors. Here she is offering a highly interactive one-day workshop for writers aiming to get their work to a more professional or a more personally satisfying level.

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Transform your Character

with Ross Grayson Belll

Saturday 20 October 2018

Allen & Unwin - Sydney
83 Alexander St
Crows Nest NSW 2065
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Course fee:
$295 / $250 alumni

The creative producer and adaptor of the international cult film Fight Club will reveal the key to creating compelling characters and how to use plotting and structure to create transformation in those characters.

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Start to Write - only $ 150!

with Claire Corbett

Saturday 17 November 2018

Allen & Unwin - Sydney
83 Alexander St
Crows Nest NSW 2065
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Course fee:
$150

You've got great ideas or a burning desire to write. What do you do next? Start to Write is a one-day writing course to kick-start your writing life.

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True Stories: Writing memoir and narrative non-fiction

with Patti Miller and guests

1 Feb 24 May 2019

Allen & Unwin - Sydney
83 Alexander St
Crows Nest NSW 2065
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Course fee: $3,400 / $2890 alumni

This four-month intensive course is for writers, or intending writers, who want to concentrate on memoir or narrative non-fiction. A practical craft-based course, based on readings, discussion and exercises, it offers the opportunity to develop several chapters under expert guidance. It will develop skills and explore the richness of the genre along with the joys, challenges and possibilities for the writer of 'true stories'.

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Writing a Novel: Stage 1

with Kathryn Heyman, James Bradley + guests, including leading industry agents/publishers

5 March 28 May 2019 (3 months)

Allen & Unwin - Sydney
83 Alexander St
Crows Nest NSW 2065
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Course fee: $3,250 / $2,760 alumni $2,760 for those who sign up for Writing a Novel: Stage 2 at the same time.

Learn to write with the best.

This comprehensive, three-month course for aspiring novelists provides the structure and support you need to head towards the first draft of your novel.

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Writing a Novel: Stage 2

with Kathryn Heyman, James Bradley + guests, including leading industry agents/publishers

23 July 1 October 2019 (3 months)

Allen & Unwin - Sydney
83 Alexander St
Crows Nest NSW 2065
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Course fee: $3,250 / $2,760 alumni.

Write your novel and write it well. A comprehensive, three-month course for writers who have completed Writing a Novel: Stage 1 or who have a substantially completed rough or first draft of a novel-in-progress.

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Previous Courses


Please note that some of our previous courses may not be scheduled in the future. Check the website for updated details or subscribe for updates here. For more information or to register your interest, please contact the Faber Writing Academy on (02) 8425 0171 or email: faberwritingacademy@allenandunwin.com

Short Courses | One to Three Month Courses