14 Nov 2023 / News
Arvon is giving away two free places on upcoming Arvon at Home Online Writing Weeks in December. This opportunity is open to any writer that feels underrepresented in literature. There are no strict criteria. To be in with a chance of being selected for one of these places, please send a supporting statement of no more than 250 words to Alia.Zapparova@arvon.org by 20 November. Please sate which of the below courses you would like to attend.
ONLINE WRITING WEEK: STARTING TO WRITE FOR SCREEN
How to get going and keep going
11-15 December, Online
The ideal course for an aspiring or emerging screenwriter, this week tutored by Robin Mukherjee and Claire Bennett will be a brilliant chance to develop your TV and film ideas in a supportive environment. You’ll also pick up insider tricks of the trade to see you through your new venture.
More info here: Starting to Write for Screen Online Writing Week *
ONLINE WRITING WEEK: FICTION
Dive deep into character
4-8 December, Online
This week with Nicholas Royle and Maame Blue will cover all areas of fiction, from creating spellbinding characters to nailing that perfect ending. It’s suitable to beginners or more experienced writers, and will help you take your fiction project to the next stage.
More info here: Fiction Online Writing Week *
*Concessions at a 30% discount are also available on each of these weeks for writers on a low income.
Be sure to send your supporting statement no later than 20th November. All applications will be reviewed and the selected writers will be notified via email.
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