Workshops

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2013-2014 Saturday Workshops 

 

9:45–10:00 Coffee
10:00–12:30 Morning Session Morning workshops include instruction, guided writing exercises, hand-outs and marketing.
12:30–14:00 Lunch Picnic at Press Club or meal at nearby café
14:00–16:30 Afternoon Session

Afternoon workshops include critiquing manuscripts (1,400 words maximum or 3 poems), and are limited to 8 readers who sign up in advance and bring 20 copies of their work. Other participants are welcome.

Instructor Susan Tiberghien Author of Looking for Gold, Circling to the Center, Footsteps, One Year to a Writing Life
Fees All fees are in Swiss francs, with a 10 CHF reduction for fulltime students and AVS
Morning Workshop 30 members / 40 non-members
Afternoon Workshop 20 members (10 if not reading) / 15 non-members, not reading
All day 40 members (35 if not reading) / 45 non-members, not reading
 Guest lnstructors Morning Session 40 members / 50 non-members
Afternoon Session 20 members / 30 non-members
All day 50 members / 60 non-members
Place Geneva Press Club Villa la Pastorale, 106 route de Ferney
(take the #5 bus to Hotel Intercontinental stop)

 Workshop

 Schedule

September 21
Creative nonfiction: personal essays, travel essays, op-eds
October 19
Short Shorts and Flash Fiction
November 16 Poetry Workshop (all day) / Guest instructor: Stephen Knight
November 17 Poetry Master Class / Guest instructor: Stephen Knight
December 14
The Alchemy of Writing
January 11
Plays/Scripts Workshop (all day) Guest Instructor: Ola Animashawun
Jan 31–Feb 2
Geneva Writers’ Conference
March 15
Writing Dialogue (all genres)
April 12
Fiction Workshop (all day) Guest Instructor: Michèle Roberts, both days
April 13
Fiction Master Class
May 17

Writing Your Stories: Short and Long Memoirs & Annual General Meeting

June 14
Creating Live Characters
End of the Year Readings

To register for a Workshop, click here

And for any further information, e-mail Geneva Writers’ Group