Writing Fiction- course in Beijing

Writing Fiction is a ten week course for anybody interested in writing fiction: novels or short stories, literary or commercial.

Novelist and creative writing tutor Andrew Killeen will take you through all aspects of the craft, from plot, characterisation and dialogue to beating writer’s block and getting published.

Suitable for writers at all stages of their journey, from beginner to experienced author.

Guloudongdajie No.46
100009 Beijing China
Tel // +86 10 84039807

Time and dates:
Tuesdays 7.30-9.45 (includes 15 minute break)
Proposed dates (subject to confirmation) 26 Jan, 2 Feb, (9 Feb break for New Year), 16, 23 Feb, 1, 8, 15, 22 March, (29 Mar & 5 April break for Easter), 12, 19 April

Session topics:
1. Introduction and principles
2. Story, plot and narrative structure
3. Voice and point of view
4. Characters
5. Dialogue
6. Scene, setting and description
7. Exposition
8. Writers’ block, and other mythical beasts
9. Revision
10. Publication

There will also be opportunities to have your work critiqued, constructively but robustly.

Cost: 1000RMB for the whole course

To book, or to find out more: email info [at] pow-wow.org.uk