Ireland, Dublin

Writing Without Borders

when 30 August 2010 - 1 September 2010
duration 1 week
fee EUR 250

Writing Without Borders, the inaugural Creative Writing Summer School at the John Hume Institute for Global Irish Studies, takes place at the Global Irish Institute, University College Dublin, from 30th August to 1st September 2010. There will be master classes given by leading Irish writers Hugo Hamilton, Pat Boran and Claire Keegan, as well as daily creative writing workshops with Nessa O’Mahony, who is co-ordinating the programme. The delegate fee is €250, which will include all tuition and lunch each day.

Course leader

Dr. Nessa O'Mahony - And faculty poet and publisher Pat Boran, novelist and short story writer Claire Keegan and novelist and memoir writer Hugo Hamilton.

Target group

Writers at all levels and in all genres.

Course aim

To explore the theme of Irish identity through creative writing.

Fee info

EUR 250: The fee covers all tuition, lunches each day and attendance at the reading on the final day.

Scholarships

None available