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Mid-year scholarship information session

w/ Deborah Robertson, Luke Horton and J.S. Breukelaar

Mid-year scholarship information session

w/ Deborah Robertson, Luke Horton and J.S. Breukelaar
online

In this special free interactive information session, join our tutors from around the country as they discuss what to expect from their courses and how to best prepare your scholarship application.

May 30, 2024
— May 30, 2024
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Writing Romance and Realistic Intimacy

w/ Maame Blue

Writing Romance and Realistic Intimacy

w/ Maame Blue
online

Intimate relationships are the centre of so many of the stories we wish to tell. How do we make connections – figurative and physical – between characters realistic? In this exciting short course, you’ll focus on the ins and outs of writing romance, developing your skills in crafting characters and scenes.

June 6, 2024
— June 20, 2024
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online

Author to Author: Mentorship and Editorial Program

w/ Ceridwen Dovey, Mireille Juchau, Harrison Christian or Lauren Aimee Curtis

Author to Author: Mentorship and Editorial Program

w/ Ceridwen Dovey, Mireille Juchau, Harrison Christian or Lauren Aimee Curtis
online

Project plan your manuscript with one-on-one consultations with a leading writer.

You will be paired with a leading author for a series of fortnightly one-on-one consultation sessions to discuss your work, and help you negotiate the roadblocks and challenges you might be facing.

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melbourne

Writing the Narrative Nonfiction Book

w/ Deborah Robertson

Writing the Narrative Nonfiction Book

w/ Deborah Robertson
melbourne

This two stage course will assist you in completing a finished manuscript draft, looking critically at a wide range of forms and subject, designed to accommodate any type of nonfiction project: memoir, history, essay collection, investigative study, immersive explorations of other lives and situations, and experimental work.

July 20, 2024
— May 21, 2025
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Writing a Speculative Fiction Novel

w/ Kaaron Warren, J.S. Breukelaar and guests

Writing a Speculative Fiction Novel

w/ Kaaron Warren, J.S. Breukelaar and guests
online

For emerging fantasy, science fiction and horror novelists ready to dive in and commit to completing a novel, this rigorous three-stage course will guide you through the process of planning and beginning, applying essential skills in writing (and reading) to the specialised art of speculative fiction, as well as establishing a dedicated writing practice toward completion of your project.

July 23, 2024
— April 12, 2025
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online

Writing a Novel Online

w/ Vivian Pham and guests

Writing a Novel Online

w/ Vivian Pham and guests
online

For emerging novelists ready to dive in and make the commitment to complete a full manuscript, this rigorous three-stage course will guide you through the process of planning and beginning your novel, developing essential skills in writing and composition, as well as establishing a dedicated writing practice.

July 23, 2024
— April 12, 2025
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sydney

Writing A Novel (Daytime)

w/ Eleanor Limprecht + guest tutor Fiona Kelly McGregor

Writing A Novel (Daytime)

w/ Eleanor Limprecht + guest tutor Fiona Kelly McGregor
sydney

For emerging novelists ready to dive in and make the commitment to complete a full manuscript, this rigorous three-stage course will guide you through the process of planning and beginning your novel, developing essential skills in writing and composition, as well as establishing a dedicated writing practice.

July 26, 2024
— May 9, 2025
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melbourne

Writing A Novel (Daytime)

w/ Luke Horton, Emily Bitto and guests

Writing A Novel (Daytime)

w/ Luke Horton, Emily Bitto and guests
melbourne

For emerging novelists ready to dive in and make the commitment to complete a full manuscript, this rigorous three-stage course will guide you through the process of planning and beginning your novel, developing essential skills in writing and composition, as well as establishing a dedicated writing practice.

July 26, 2024
— May 9, 2025
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Writing Historical Fiction

w/ Lauren Chater and guests

Writing Historical Fiction

w/ Lauren Chater and guests
online

A fascination with history can be transformed into daring works of fiction. In this course, writers will discover opportunities to illuminate the past and learn how to shape and write compelling fiction based on rich historical sources. Whether your goal is to write short stories, a novella, or a full-length manuscript, this program will help open your mind to the creative possibilities of historical fiction.

August 6, 2024
— September 24, 2024
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Writing Short Stories

w/ Laura Elvery

Writing Short Stories

w/ Laura Elvery
online

Short story writing requires an incredibly sharp skill set. This course will be your opportunity to shape a short story over the space of three weeks with award-winning author Laura Elvery, learning the tips and tricks necessary to crafting a captivating work of short fiction.

August 7, 2024
— August 21, 2024
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