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Saturday Workshops 2014-2015

9:45–10:00 Coffee
10:00–12:30 Morning Session

Guided writing exercises, hand-outs, marketing

12:30–14:00 Lunch Picnic at Press Club or meal at nearby café
14:00–16:30 Afternoon Session

Critiquing manuscripts (1400 words maximum or 2 poems), limited to 8 readers (sign up in advance, bring 20 copies), others 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 TPG bus 5 bus to Hotel Intercontinental stop)


 Workshop Topic

September 20
Essay & Flash Nonfiction: Personal Narratives
October 18
Short Story & Flash Fiction: Pacing and Paradox (Jason Donald and Susan Tiberghien)
November 15 Poetry Workshop (all day) / Guest Instructor: Carmen Bugan
November 16 Poetry Master Class
December 13
Writing towards Wholeness, All Genres
January 17
Plays/Scripts Workshop (all day) / Guest Instructor: Daniel Goldfarb
January 18
Plays/Scripts Master Class
February 21
Meet the Agents
February 22
March 21 Writing Folk Tales
April 18
Fiction Workshop (all day) / Tim Lott
April 19
Fiction Master Class
May 9
Metaphor and Memoir & Annual General Meeting
June 13
Publishing and Marketing (several speakers) & end of the Year Celebration

To register for a Workshop, click here

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