writing_ie-logo

gerry-chaney-blogs-header

Courses

One Day Courses

Here are all of the courses listed in this section.

Character Workshop (One Evening)

Apr
29

Description excerpt: In this half-day (evening) workshop suitable for writers at all stages, we’ll look at how to create, develop and convey intriguing characters. Facilitator: Nicole Rourke

Venue: 11 Harcourt St, Dublin 2  |   Start date: 1 January 1970  |   Course Fee: €30  |   Get full details...

Dialogue Workshop (One Evening)

May
13

Description excerpt: In this half-day (evening) workshop we’ll explore how to create effective dialogue – whether for characters on page, stage or screen. Facilitator: Nicole Rourke

Venue: 11 Harcourt St, Dublin 2  |   Start date: 1 January 1970  |   Course Fee: €30  |   Get full details...

Editing Your Work (One Evening)

May
20

Description excerpt: This evening workshop delves into how (and why) to edit your own work. We’ll look at: when it’s useful to get feedback (and when not)...

Venue: 11 Harcourt St, Dublin 2  |   Start date: 1 January 1970  |   Course Fee: €30  |   Get full details...

Publishing Seminar (One Evening)

May
13

Description excerpt: In this half-day (evening, this time!) workshop we’ll look at everything you ever wanted to know about publishing but were afraid to ask… submitting to...

Venue: 11 Harcourt St, Dublin 2  |   Start date: 1 January 1970  |   Course Fee: €30  |   Get full details...

Fiction Seminar with Claire Keegan

May
18

Description excerpt: Time: 10.30am to 4.30pm Run in association with The Stinging Fly Loss and Love: A Study of Narrative Claire Keegan, internationally acclaimed author and teacher...

Venue: 19 Parnell Square N, Rotunda, Dublin 1, D01 E102  |   Start date: 1 January 1970  |   Course Fee: 80 Euro (70 Euro for members)  |   Get full details...

Publishing Seminar (One-Day)

Mar
25

Description excerpt: In this half-day (evening, this time!) workshop we’ll look at everything you ever wanted to know about publishing but were afraid to ask… submitting to...

Venue: 11 Harcourt St, Dublin 2  |   Start date: 1 January 1970  |   Course Fee: €30  |   Get full details...

Writing Memoir (One-Day)

Apr
27

Description excerpt: In this intensive 1-day workshop, we’ll look at how to use your own life and experience in your work, and how to shape these events...

Venue: 11 Harcourt St, Dublin 2  |   Start date: 1 January 1970  |   Course Fee: €75  |   Get full details...

Fiction with Niall Williams (Long-listed Man Booker Author) in Kiltumper

May
3

Description excerpt: Aimed at writers of fiction, the workshop is run by Niall Williams (long listed for the Man Booker Prize in 2014) in the beautiful surroundings...

Venue: Kilmihil, Co Clare  |   Start date: 1 January 1970  |   Course Fee: €375/€90 deposit  |   Get full details...

Write on the Wild Atlantic Way: MARCH 30-31, Westport Co. Mayo

Mar
30

Description excerpt: Go West! Take inspiration in the company of thoughtful people, in the tranquil setting of a lovely old 19th century rectory by a small river...

Venue: Westport, Co. Mayo  |   Start date: 1 January 1970  |   Course Fee: €195 (early bird = €180) Accommodation Optional (€110-140)  |   Get full details...

Dublin Young Authors (Ages 14-17) (6 Weeks)

Feb
2

Description excerpt: The Dublin Young Authors writing, performance and storytelling workshop for talented teens (ages 14-17) runs regularly at Big Smoke. Our spring 2019 course runs for...

Venue: 13 Harcourt St, Dublin 2  |   Start date: 1 January 1970  |   Course Fee: €150  |   Get full details...