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Telling true stories

GENRE: Non-Fiction & Life Writing
The Hurst

This week we will explore a wide variety of narrative-based techniques for telling vivid non-fiction stories, with particular focus on reportage and memoir. Through an exploration of structure, research, storytelling, character, dialogue and scene-building, we will
encourage authentic and vibrant writing with strong narrative and a deep respect for language. This week will suit all levels of experience.

After booking on this course, you are welcome to submit up to 2,000 words of a work-in-progress should you wish to, to be sent to The deadline for sending work is by 6 October 2017.

Single room price: £760
Shared room price: £710

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