2 September 2022
Clayton Hotel, Sligo.
Three people meeting: signifies meeting in person.

Course details

Course begins: 2 September 2022
Course ends: 4 September 2022
Venue: Clayton Hotel, Sligo.
Location: Sligo.
Provider: Martin Keaveney Creative Writing
Capacity: 50
Fee: €385/335
Contact details: 0876007100

Course description

Would you like to make substantial progress on a writing or research project while enjoying industry contact and expert seminars? MKCW present a stunning Boutique Writers & Readers’ Conference this July 2022 – In-Person. The conference takes place in the luxurious setting of the 4-star Castleknock Hotel in Dublin, Ireland.

Key feature: Industry Clinic – present your work to an industry professional

Aspects of this conference:

-Free writing sessions x 9 hours
-Creative workshops x 2 hours
-Seminars on craft x 2 hours
-Seminars on literature x 2 hours
-Author interviews/presentations x 3.5 hours
-Publisher presentations x 3 hours
-Writer’s clinic with industry x 2.5 hours
-Readings & performances of participant work x 3 hours
-Refreshments complimentary throughout weekend
-Meet like-minded writers & readers
-Make real progress on your writing/reading objectives
-Discuss fiction and your writing practice with leading authors
-Learn about writing industry from trade professionals
-Highly engaging and active weekend event
-Superb networking opportunity
-All levels, mediums and genre of writer & reader very welcome
-Enjoy MKCW commitment to excellence as standard
-A memorable and rewarding weekend to enjoy this summer – In-Person!

Dates: Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd July 2022

Venue: 4 star Castleknock Hotel, Dublin.


Admission: €385

MKCW Admission: €335*

*Discount for 2022 participants of any MKCW course or service: join a course at

Overnight packages available.

Contact for group discounts:


Subscribe to our newsletter

Get all of the latest from delivered directly to your inbox.

Featured books