Bloomsbury Publishing writing weekend 20-21 April 2013
Had an excellent day at the Leeds Writers' Festival today. I attended the Miles Salter 'Great Story Openings' workshop in the morning and the Alison Taft 'Heroes and Villains' workshop in the afternoon. I will be posting a full review of the event tomorrow.
Found the following information about the Bloomsbury Publishing writing weekend:
Weekend tickets:£300 (exc. accommodation). Email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a booking form.
We’ve crafted a very special writing weekend, in partnership with Psychologies magazine, with two prize winning authors, Liz Jensen and Romesh Gunesekera.
Leading the Saturday writing workshops areLiz Jensen, the bestselling author of eight acclaimed novels, three times nominated for the Orange Prize for Fiction forEgg Dancing, Ark BabyandWar Crimes for the HomeandRomesh Gunesekera, a Goldsmiths College creative writing tutor, and author of four novels:Reef, which was shortlisted for both the Booker Prize and theGuardianFiction Prize,The Sandglass, winner of the inaugural BBC Asia Award,Heaven's Edge, shortlisted for a Commonwealth Writers Prize andThe Match.
On Sunday you’ll find out how to get your book published with our experts, thriller writer and entrepreneurJoanna Pennand editor ofThe Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook,Alysoun Owen. To top it off, pitch your book to literary agents over a glass of wine at our Bloomsbury Publishing offices.