Arvon | residential creative writing courses and retreats UK

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“I’ve never been surrounded by so many people .. who want to write with such passion.”


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Arvon runs an annual programme of residential creative writing courses and retreats for schools, groups and individuals. The five-day courses, tutored by leading authors, are held at three beautiful rural writers’ houses and include a powerful mix of workshops and individual tutorials, with time and space to write, free from the distractions of everyday life. The courses are in a wide range of genres, including fiction, poetry, screenwriting and playwriting. Grants are available to help with course fees.


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Ben Bransfield, teacher of English at King’s College School in Wimbledon, introduces sixteen boys to their first Arvon experience – a decade after his own first course with the same tutors.

April, 2005. A Shropshire lad,...
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RT @Jontwothreefour: Very proud that Ordinary Joe, the novel I began on an @arvonfoundation course back in 2007, is to be published by @Bor

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