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The Publisher Package

with Annette Barlow

25 minute one-on-one meeting Saturday, 30 May 2020

NB: Consultations may be delivered online pending latest COVID-19 advice.

Allen & Unwin - Sydney
83 Alexander St
Crows Nest NSW 2065
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Consultation fee: $ 395/ $335 alumni

Navigating the literary marketplace can be daunting for new and emerging writers. This unique package will give you an experience of the industry that is normally reserved for writers represented by an agent or already signed by a publisher. This is the ideal professional development program for aspiring writers.

Includes a copy-edit on a 3000-word sample of your manuscript by a Senior Editor.

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Writing a Novel - Stage 2

with Kathryn Heyman, James Bradly + guests

7 July- 15 September 2020 (3 months)

Allen & Unwin - Sydney
83 Alexander St
Crows Nest NSW 2065
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Course fee: $ 3,250/ $ 2,762.50 alumni

Write your novel, and write it well.

A comprehensive three month course that builds on the work started in Writing a Novel: Stage 1 and is suitable for writers who have completed that course, or who have a substantially completed rough or first draft of a novel-in-progress. This course will develop craft and technical skills required to turn a rough draft into a work of art.

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Getting Published as a Writer for Children

with Jane Godwin and guest Davina Bell

Saturday, 1 August 2020

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

Are you a new writer for children? This one-day course offers an understanding of what goes on inside a publishing house, how publishers make their choices, how to give yourself the best chance of publication and what to expect from the publishing process. Learn more about the industry, explore different ways to build a strong story and become aware of common pitfalls.

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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