Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts

Courses

Courses

Creative Saturdays

We run a number of one-day workshops for creative writers to hone their skills across a variety of genres.

Our forthcoming workshops

Spring School

Information on next year's Spring School will be available in Autumn. Please contact Melanie Birch (0191 208 7619 | melanie.birch@ncl.ac.uk) for further information. 

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret Wilkinson, aged 7, writing at her family’s kitchen table in New York City.

Festival Workshops

During the Newcastle Poetry Festival we offer a number of in-depth workshops with distinguished international writers.

  • Lucie Brownlee: Life Stories (FULLY BOOKED)

    Date/Time: 19 May 2018 10:00

    Venue: Percy Building, Newcastle University

  • Lisa Matthews: This line is not for turning

    Date/Time: 21 April 2018 10:00

    Venue: Percy Building, Newcastle University

  • Theresa Muñoz and Claire Askew

    Date/Time: 25 November 2017 10:00

    Venue: Percy Building, Newcastle University

  • Kitty Fitzgerald: Investigating short fiction

    Date/Time: 9 December 2017 10:00

    Venue: Percy Building, Newcastle University

  • Gez Casey: Narrative Dramatic Structure

    Date/Time: 28 October 2017 10:00

    Venue: Percy Building, Newcastle University

  • Power: How the Poem Generates Energy

    Date/Time: 20th May 2017, 10:00 - 16:00

    Venue: Percy Building, Newcastle University

  • Writing for Radio

    Date/Time: 11th March 2017, 10:00 - 16:00

    Venue: Percy Building, Newcastle University