Masterclass: Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror

Masterclass: Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror

Building Worlds
  • Black and white photo of Juno Dawson
    Juno Dawson
Date Monday February 13th 2023, 19:00 - 21:00 GMT
Location Online

Are you interested in writing Science Fiction, Fantasy or Horror, but not sure where to begin? This masterclass with #1 Sunday Times Best Seller Juno Dawson, author of the breakout hit series Her Majesty’s Royal Coven will help you lay the foundations. In this two-hour class you will explore worldbuilding, character development and social allegory, giving you the tools to write immersive fiction that springs into life. With time to write, and time to ask questions, in this playful and welcoming session Juno has you covered.

The Masterclass will be delivered via Zoom webinar (19:00-21:00), so you can take the session at your own pace, without the pressure of having your video or camera on. Sessions are also recorded so if you are unable to attend live, you will have access to the recording for a month afterwards.

Online: £35

Concessions: £17.50

As part of our effort to increase participation in the arts, a limited number of half-price concessions are available for this course at checkout. There are a limited number of free subsidised places for those who cannot afford the concession price.

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"These zoom opportunities are really helping to open my world and keep me inspired to write."
— Masterclass participant
"Arvon at Home creates a model to participate in inspirational tutoring for writers, at a distance. The feeling of attending to my writing life in an excellent fashion, and still having a half-day for my work and caring responsibilities at home, felt like a good balance."
— Masterclass participant
"It was an absolutely brilliant session and very very useful. And it made me realise how much I’ve missed this kind of workshop because of having children and family that I can’t leave. Now we’re all in the same boat the online stuff is truly transformative."
— Masterclass participant



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