Want to write a novel in 2021? Are you keen to enrol in our popular Year of the Novel course, but not sure what you might get out of it, or how best to prepare over the summer?
Join us for our Year of the Novel celebration on Tuesday 17 November from 6:30pm, via Zoom. You’ll hear readings from our 2020 participants and meet the course tutor, Emily Maguire.
Our 2021 Year of the Novel course will run completely online. The course is not open for enrolments yet, so add your name to the waitlist here to be contacted as soon as it opens and to find out information about the course dates.
This Zoom event is free and open to all, but RSVPs are essential. RSVP by emailing us your full name. You can email info[at]writingnsw.org.au
We will email the Zoom link the Monday before the event.
If you have any questions, please contact us.
To find out more about Year of the Novel, you can read about the 2020 course here.
EMILY MAGUIRE is the author of six novels, including the Stella Prize and Miles Franklin shortlisted An Isolated Incident, and three non-fiction books. Her articles and essays on sex, feminism, culture and literature have been published widely including in The Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, The Observer and The Age. Emily works as a teacher and as a mentor to young and emerging […]
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