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Creative Writing: Introduction

Have you ever wanted to write short stories or even try a novel? Have you dreamed of seeing your play on stage, your film on screen, or even stunning audiences with your poetry?

This exciting and highly popular course is available remotely by video conference, email or phone. You can even participate by post if you wish. Zero technical expertise is required to take part. The course itself introduces participants to the craft of creative writing while working in a range of genres such as sci-fi, crime, horror and realism. We will share work, exchange feedback and discuss routes to publication. Suitable for those seeking a rewarding pastime or as an introduction to an exciting professional career as a creative writer. You also can complete an optional Final Project and receive post course editorial with advice on how to proceed. Limited places.

Next Start Date:

Tuesday 31st January 2023 at 8pm (Limited places – Book below)

You can attend online by video conference or participate solely via email/phone/post instead.

8 weeks

Concludes March 21st 2023.

Daytime options: 10am-3pm/3pm-5pm/Other times available

All times Irish Time as currently on timeanddate.com

Registration: €150/Limited Places

Don’t forget to check out the Testimonials page!

Times not suit? You can still attend via FLEXI


How FLEXI Works
If the time of the Video Conference does not suit, you can now instead have one-to one Zoom (or phone) meetings about your work (15-20 mins) each week at a mutually convenient time. You receive a weekly podcast of each tutorial, slides every week, and workshop via email (including exchanging writing with other participants if you wish). Cost will be the same.

Creative Writing: Introduction – REMOTE

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€150.00

Don’t forget to check out the Testimonials page!

Creative Writing: Intermediate

Would you like to develop your writing craft and develop your work for publication? Have you been working on a writing project for a while and want to move onto the next level? Explore genres such as comedy, fantasy, memoir and radio writing in this innovative new course for intermediate writers. The course is provided remotely, by video conference, email or phone. You can even participate by post if you wish. Zero technical expertise is required to take part. We will examine fundamental aspects of the craft, share work and exchange feedback. You also can complete an optional Final Project and receive post course editorial on a submission of up to 2,500 words with advice on how to proceed. Includes weekly editorial support. Suitable for writers with some experience or those who have completed ‘Creative Writing: Introduction’. Limited Places

Next Start Date:

Wednesday 8th February at 8pm

Also at 10am-12pm/3pm-5pm (Limited places – Book below)

All times Irish Time as currently on timeanddate.com

Registration: €150/Limited Places

Don’t forget to check out the Testimonials page!

Not sure of your schedule? You can still attend via FLEXI

Creative Writing: Intermediate – REMOTE

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€150.00

Creative Writing: Single Project

This course is designed for those writers who wish to spend a sustained period of time working on a single project of any length. Writers may have a formed idea to bring to the course which indicates its proposed overall structure and content. Part of the project might be already written but this is not required. Over the course, writers can submit up to 2,000 word sections for discussion at a weekly workshop with other writers. Projects can be in any genre or medium including novels, short stories, poetry, sci-fi, horror, crime, relationships, memoir, comedy, plays, films, TV shows, nonfiction, historical fiction, fantasy and radio plays amongst others. Alumni of other MKCW courses very welcome as well as writers of some experience. Includes some discussion of the writing craft, weekly workshop and post-course editorial response to a submission sample of 7,500 words, synopsis and formal query letter to publishers/agents/production companies. Limited Places.

All times GMT

Next Start Date:

Monday 16th January 2023 at 8pm x 12 weeks.

No class February 6th, April 3rd/10th.

Course concludes April 24th 2023.

Daytime options: 10am/3pm

All times Irish Time as currently on timeanddate.com

Registration: €230/ Limited Places

Not sure of your schedule? You can still attend via FLEXI

How FLEXI Works
If the time of the Video Conference does not suit, you can now instead have one-to one Zoom (or phone) meetings about your work (15-20 mins) each week at a mutually convenient time. You receive a weekly podcast of each tutorial, slides every week, and workshop via email (including exchanging writing with other participants if you wish). Cost will be the same.

Don’t forget to check out the Testimonials page!

Creative Writing:Single Project

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€230.00

SPECIALIST COURSES

Creative Writing: MONDAY MEMOIR

10-11 every Monday Morning

Start writing your memoir in this specialist class. We will explore different types of memoir and also touch into areas of biography, autobiography and fictional memoir. What is the power of memory? How do we work with real people, places and things, how do we treat our lived experiences with sensitivity  and effectiveness? How do we find a home for our work so readers of the world can share it? Submit up to 2,000 words each week and receive feedback. Includes support readings. This is a powerful and enjoyable new course from MKCW – Committed to Excellence. Course Outline

All mediums/levels welcome. Projects at any stage.

Via Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area at info@martinkeaveney.com/0876007100

Starts Monday 9th January 2023 10am 

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop + 10,000 words editorial response + LIVEWRITE full access  – €289.99 Book here

Creative Writing: TUESDAY THRILLER

TBA

Do you want to build a career as a professional writer? One of the best places to do that is writing thriller and crime novels. Start your journey in this specialist course where we look at various forms of the genre, including detective novels, action thrillers and spy dramas. What is it that that wills secure a publishing contract? What do we need to do to enthrall a commercial agent? Submit up to 2,000 words each week and receive feedback. Includes support readings. This is a superb opportunity for new or improving thriller writers for MKCW – Committed to Excellence. 

All mediums/levels welcome. Projects at any stage.

Via Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area at info@martinkeaveney.com/0876007100

Starts Tuesday 10th January 2023 3pm  

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop + 10,000 words editorial response + LIVEWRITE full access – €289.99 Book here  

Creative Writing: PLAYWRITING

3-4pm every Tuesday Afternoon

Do you want to build a career as a professional playwright? This is one of the oldest and most exciting artforms. See your scenes on paper ultimately come alive on stage! We go through the various forms of theatrical story-telling and performance, including Greek theatre, medieval parades, renaissance, Jacobean plays, romanticisms, realism, modernism and postmodernist practices. We also focus on various conventions in writing for live performance and assist in preparing your work for submission to production companies. This is a really exiting journey through a wide range of theatrical writing. You will submit scripts for the stage each week and receive detailed feedback. Includes support readings. This is a superb opportunity for new or improving thriller writers for MKCW – Committed to Excellence. 

All mediums/levels welcome. Projects at any stage (no pun intended!) Full course outline

Via Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area at info@martinkeaveney.com/0876007100

Starts Tuesday 24th January 2023 3pm  

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop +  editorial response on Final Project of 60 page stage sample plus full play synopsis + LIVEWRITE full access – €289.99 Book here  

Creative Writing: WEDNESDAY WONDER

10-11 every Wednesday Morning

Think you can entice readers into another world or even universe? Have you the imagination to drive viewers wild with wonder?  Start here with this specialist course which explores the parameters of scifi and fantasy at a really effective, practical level. We look at the key elements that achieve the goals of any sci fi or fantasy project and look to achieve a publishable proposal that will engage any industry reader. Submit up to 2,000 words each week and receive feedback. Includes support readings.This is a super opportunity to achieve your goals as a sci fi or fantasy writer – delivered by MKCW – Committed to Excellence.

All mediums/levels welcome. Projects at any stage.

Via Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area at info@martinkeaveney.com/0876007100

Starts Wednesday 11th January 2023 10am 

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop + 10,000 words editorial response + LIVEWRITE full access  – €289.99 via Zoom Book here

Creative Writing: Commercial Novels

This specialist course covers all genre novels that fit into a commercial category. It is designed to help writers who are writing for a wide audience. We will look at the differences between a draft and a polished commercial novel. We will explore the vital elements that convince agents and publishers that your manuscript is one that will be a commercial success. Writers should have a specific project in advance.  The course will be primarily focussed on the  development of writer’s projects for the commercial marketplace, however we will use some novels as a case study. Submit up to 2,000 words each week and receive feedback. Includes support readings.This is a super opportunity to achieve your goals as a commercial novelist – delivered by MKCW – Committed to Excellence.

All mediums/levels welcome. Projects from early draft stage onwards.

Via Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area at info@martinkeaveney.com/0876007100

Starts Wednesday 11th January 2023 12pm 

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop + 10,000 words editorial response + LIVEWRITE full access  – €289.99 via Zoom Book here

Creative Writing: Short Fiction

One of the most satisfying areas of creative writing is short fiction. It is also a  powerful route into professional creative writing. Explore image-driven writing, and poetic prose, tell thought-provoking stories or compose within popular genres. Now you can attend a really high-quality course that specifically brings you through several types of short form writing, including the short story, flash fiction, micro-fiction, prose-poetry and short form in several genres.  The course caters for those simply wanting to write explore this form as a hobby,  but also for those intending to develop a career as a professional author. Submit up to 2,000 words each week and receive feedback. Includes support readings. Start here with this a super opportunity to achieve your goals as a short story writer – delivered by MKCW – Committed to Excellence.

All mediums/levels welcome. Projects at any stage.

Starts Wednesday 11th January 2023 3pm

Via Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area at info@martinkeaveney.com/0876007100

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop + 10,000 words editorial response + LIVEWRITE full access  –

€289.99 Book here

Creative Writing: Writing for Children

Do you want to build a career as a writer of children’s literature? Now you can attend a really high-quality course that specifically brings you through each stage of writing for children, engaging with all age groups and provide high level attention to your writing project.  The course caters for those simply wanting to write stories for their children (or grandchildren) but also for those intending to develop a career as a children’s book author. Submit up to 2,000 words each week and receive feedback. Includes support readings. Start here with this a super opportunity to achieve your goals as a children’s book writer – delivered by MKCW – Committed to Excellence.

All mediums/levels welcome. Projects at any stage.

Starts Wednesday 11th January 2023 7pm

Via Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area at info@martinkeaveney.com/0876007100

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop + 10,000 words editorial response + LIVEWRITE full access  – €289.99 Book here

Creative Writing: THURSDAY TERROR

10-11 every Thursday Morning

Do you want to strike fear in to readers? Have you considered a career as a horror writer? Start here with this specialist course which explores the parameters of this exciting area at a really effective, practical level. We look at the key elements that achieve the goals of any horror project and look to achieve a publishable proposal that will engage any industry reader. We will explore psychological horror, gore and other cross-genre proposals. Submit up to 2,000 words each week and receive feedback. Includes support readings. This is a super opportunity to achieve your goals as a horror writer – delivered by MKCW – Committed to Excellence.

All mediums/levels welcome. Projects at any stage.

Starts Thursday 12th January 2023 10am 

Via Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop + 10,000 words editorial response + LIVEWRITE full access  – €289.99 Book here

Writing the Past

12.00-1.00pm every Thursday

Would you like to transport reader or viewers into the past? Do you like the idea of writing within a famous period in history? With this specialist course, you can learn powerful research techniques and explore drafting a creative project within a rigid framework of events. Opens to historical fiction writers and also those compiling any historical project. Submit up to 2,000 words each week and receive feedback. Includes support readings. Start here with this a super opportunity to achieve your goals as a historical writer – delivered by MKCW – Committed to Excellence.

All mediums/levels welcome. Projects at any stage.

VIa Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area at info@martinkeaveney.com/0876007100

Starts Thursday 12th January 2023 at 12pm.

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop + 10,000 words editorial response + LIVEWRITE full access  – €289.99 Book here

Creative Writing: FUNNY FRIDAY

10-11am every Friday morning.

Do you want to build a career as a professional  writer? One of the best places to do that is in comedy. Progress through a variety of options for those wishing to work in humour, including stand-up, TV, theatre, and many others.  Start here with this specialist course which explores this area of creative writing at a really effective, practical level. We look at the nuances of comedy writing, the challenges of audiences and  look to achieve a publishable proposal that will engage an industry reader/audience. Submit up to 2,000 words each week and receive feedback. Includes support readings. This is a super opportunity to achieve your goals as a comic writer – delivered by MKCW – Committed to Excellence.

All mediums/levels welcome. Projects at any stage.

Starts Friday 13th January 2023 10am 

VIa Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area at info@martinkeaveney.com/0876007100

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop +  editorial response on Final Project of 10,000 words + LIVEWRITE full access  – €289.99 Book here

Creative Writing: SCREENWRITING

12-1pm every Friday.

Writing movies and TV scripts is perhaps one of the most exciting areas of creative writing. Do you like the idea of your characters and scene entertaining audiences on the big or small screen? Make the first steps toward achieving high level screenplays for film or television is this specialist course. Beginners and experienced scriptwriters welcome. All genres accepted. We look at the process of scriptwriting, formats, adaptations, different formats such as animation, developing characters and effective storylines. We also look at financing and getting your work produced. Submit up to 20 script pages each week and receive feedback. Includes support readings + Final Project of 120 script pages. This is a super opportunity to achieve your goals as a scriptwriter – delivered by MKCW – Committed to Excellence. Course Outline

All levels welcome. Projects at any stage.

Starts Friday 13th January 2023 12pm (Other times available) 

VIa Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area at info@martinkeaveney.com/0876007100

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop + editorial response on Final Project of 25 Script pages sample+treatment + LIVEWRITE full access  – €289.99 Book here

SUBMISSIONS CLINIC

5.30-6.30pm every Friday

Submitting writing is an incredibly long and arduous process for all writers.  Would you be interested in a weekly submissions clinic session? You will definitely submit more work!

Clinic content:

  • Creating your personal list
  • Sending effective correspondence
  • Use of specific platforms
  • Effective responses to requests
  • Maintaining a regular submissions practice
  • Magazine customs
  • Journal customs
  • Submission etiquette
  • Other specialised aspects of submissions

During the session, we will also work on submitting to each one of your respective lists. We will review the weekly subs, discuss responses and further submissions strategies as we progress toward getting your work to the readers of the world.  The focus of each session will be solely on the submission process. The objective of the clinic is to increase your weekly submissions to industry, whether that is an agent, publisher or magazine editor, thereby significantly increasing the likelihood of publication. Also open to screenwriters & playwrights.  I will help you personalise your query, bio and improve your sample where required.

All mediums/levels welcome. Projects should be ready for submission.

This is a super opportunity to achieve your goals as a  writer – delivered by MKCW – Committed to Excellence.

Via Zoom – Enquire about In-Person options in your area at info@martinkeaveney.com/0876007100

x12 weeks includes weekly workshop + 10,000 words editorial response + LIVEWRITE full access  – €289.99 Book here

1-1 MENTORSHIP

Would you like high-level personalised attention to your writing journey? Meet Martin or Associate each week for a 30 minute 1-1 session in Zoom or In-Person at a mutually convenient time and discuss your progress, your weekly submission and your options in publish or producing. Includes weekly written feedback, a final project submission of 5,000 words which will receive full editorial feedback, one weekly workshop option plus full access to LIVEWRITE

x12 weeks 30 minute sessions €289.99 Book here (autorenews – cancel any time) LIMITED AVAILABILITY

DID YOU KNOW ALL OF THESE CAN BE ATTENDED THROUGH SUPERFLEX?

2023 – YEAR LONG COURSES

Creative Writing: Portfolio

Creative Writing: Portfolio is an exciting new one-year course which provides writers an opportunity to develop, progress and ultimately gain specialised evaluation of a portfolio of writing/long form manuscript or novel and synopsis up to 50,000 words. Other forms are welcome including poetry, film and television, stage plays and many other creative writing proposals.

Participants attend a weekly seminar from January – December, where their writing is read and discussed regularly (This course runs adjacent to ‘Creative Writing: Single Project’) . At the end of three semesters, writers submit a long form work or a portfolio of writings for evaluation by the course tutor in Spring 2024 after the course concludes. Writers may also submit an industry level query for review. The objective is for writers to move their writing closer to achieving industry recognition through publication or to independently proceed with their writing projects and share with family and friends. Writers receive a completion certificate at the end of the course for Continuing & Professional Development purposes.

Weekly Seminar Dates:

CHOOSE ONE CLASS PER SEMESTER

SEMESTER 1 

Friday 20th January 2023 to Friday 21st April 2023 (10.00am- 12.00pm/ 3.00-5.00pm)

OR

Monday 16th January 2023 to Monday 24th April 2023 (10.00am-12.00pm/ 3.00-5.00pm/8.00-10.00pm)

SEMESTER 2

Friday 28th April 2023 to Friday 14th July 2023 (10.00am- 12.00pm/3.00-5.00pm)

OR

Monday 8th May 2023 to Monday 31st July 2023 (10.00am-12.00pm/3.00-5.00pm/8.00-10.00pm

SEMESTER 3

Friday 22nd September 2023 to Friday 8th December 2023 (10.00am- 12.00pm/ 3.00-5.00pm)

OR

Monday 25th September 2023 to 18th December 2023 (8.00-10.00pm/3.00-5.00pm)

All times Irish Time as currently on timeanddate.com

*No classes on ROI Bank Holidays & April 3rd/7th & July 31st/August 4th/11th

Submit Final Portfolio/Long Form Project in January 2024.

SUMMARY

  • 3x 12-week Single Project Sessions (Value €690)
  • Full Editorial Response to each project of up to 50,000 words (Value €195)

Registration: €795/ Limited Places

Creative Writing: Portfolio

Complete your order here.

€795.00

Creative Writing: Complete

Creative Writing: Complete is a complete creative writing course. It is designed for both the new writer and those with some experience. Alumni from previous MKCW courses are also very welcome.

All Participants attend a weekly seminar from January to December where their writing is read and discussed regularly (This course runs adjacent to ‘Creative Writing: Single Project’) . Each semester, they also select from a range of other creative writing or Irish literature modules available.

New writers can select modules which introduce all the basic crafts and over one academic year progress to more advanced modules which encourage and develop the use of a range of advanced narrative skills and providing specialised knowledge and in-depth discussion and reflection on many different genres and mediums. There is also an opportunity to study over a century of Irish literature. Each writing module provides an opportunity for a FINAL PROJECT with extended editorial.

Advanced or ALUMNI writers can attend a range of specialised modules in areas which particularly interest them, select one-to-one options and benefit from an exciting range of reader responses in a series of workshops throughout the year. Each writing module provides an opportunity for a FINAL PROJECT with extended editorial.

All levels will benefit from literature modules which pay close emphasis on story telling and the process of the professional author.

At the end of the course, participants submit a GRAND PROJECT: a full length work such as novel, play, feature film screenplay or other creative writing project/portfolio of writing. Length can be up to 150,000 words / 3 hour feature film plus synopsis. Full editorial response with advice on how to proceed with the project will be provided in Spring 2024 after the course concludes. Writers may also submit an industry level query for review.

All participants can be assured they are attending a suite of modules which have been finely designed and crafted by an experienced lecturer in Creative Writing and Irish Literature and a practicing writer. Writers will enjoy close attention to their work as it progresses, develop a strong group bond, meet many writers at different levels of experience and working in different genres and mediums and make long lasting friendships. This is a unique and exciting opportunity and it is available all over the world from the comfort of your home.

The objective is for writers to move their writing closer to achieving industry recognition through publication or to independently proceed with their writing projects and share with family and friends. Creative Writing: Complete is an exciting new one-year course which provides writers an opportunity to develop, progress and ultimately gain specialised evaluation of a portfolio of writing/long form manuscript or novel and synopsis up to 150,000 words.

* All modules run concurrently with shorter courses

* Some modules may be run by FLEXI (one-to-one sessions at a mutually convenient time)

How Creative Writing: Complete works

Attend Creative Writing: COMPLETE (Seminar) ( Adjacent to ‘Creative Writing: Single Project’) weekly for 12 weeks per Semester.

Zoom Class times available:
10am-12pm/3pm-5pm/5.30pm-7.30pm Fridays OR 3pm-5pm OR 8pm-10pm Mondays via FLEXI, email, post or telephone (GMT)
Please indicate preferred time/option on booking

All times Irish Time as currently on timeanddate.com

Select THREE 8 week modules (One per semester is recommended) (Additional modules €150 supplement)

* Subject to adjustment

* All courses run adjacent to single 8-week courses

* All modules may be repeated if desired, unless marked otherwise. Times vary.

– Creative Writing: Introduction
– Creative Writing: Intermediate
– Creative Writing: Advanced
– Irish Literature: From Plunkett to Rooney
– Irish Literature: From Moore to Enright
– Irish Literature: From Yeats to McKeon
– Irish Literature: From Macken to Meehan
– Irish Literature: Poets & Poetry
– One-to-one support (30 minute sessions at mutually convenient times)
– Other modules may be added

Participants attend a weekly seminar from January to December, where their writing is read and discussed regularly (This course runs adjacent to ‘Creative Writing: Single Project’) . At the end of three semesters, writers submit a long form work or a portfolio of writings for evaluation by the course tutor in Spring 2024 after the course concludes. Writers may also submit an industry level query for review.

Weekly Seminar Dates:

CHOOSE ONE CLASS PER SEMESTER

SEMESTER 1 

Friday 20th January 2023 to Friday 21st April 2023 (10.00am- 12.00pm/ 3.00-5.00pm)

OR

Monday 16th January 2023 to Monday 24th April 2023 (10.00am-12.00pm/ 3.00-5.00pm/8.00-10.00pm)

SEMESTER 2

Friday 28th April 2023 to Friday 14th July 2023 (10.00am- 12.00pm/3.00-5.00pm)

OR

Monday 8th May 2023 to Monday 31st July 2023 (10.00am-12.00pm/3.00-5.00pm/8.00-10.00pm

SEMESTER 3

Friday 22nd September 2023 to Friday 8th December 2023 (10.00am- 12.00pm/ 3.00-5.00pm)

OR

Monday 25th September 2023 to 18th December 2023 (8.00-10.00pm/3.00-5.00pm)

You can attend via FLEXI, Email, Video Conference (Zoom), Phone or Post

NO CLASSES ON ROI BANK HOLIDAYS/April 3rd

Check out the TESTIMONIALS page at http://www.martinkeaveney.com

Book now: https://martinkeaveney.com/creative-writing-complete-2/

You can also register via Stripe, Bank Transfer or Post – email info@martinkeaveney.com

Ask a question at info@martinkeaveney.com

All registrations subject to Terms of Use at http://www.martinkeaveney.com

You can attend via FLEXI, Email, Video Conference (Zoom), Phone or Post

NO CLASSES ON ROI BANK HOLIDAYS

SUMMARY

  • 3x 12-week Single Project Sessions (Value €690)
  • 3x 8-week Genre-focussed/Literature modules (Value €450)
  • Full Editorial Response to each project of up to 150,000 words (Value €290)

Registration: €1375 / Limited places

Creative Writing: Complete

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€1,375.00

Queries on course delivery or content: info@martinkeaveney.com

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Creative Writing: Advanced

In association with Galway Arts Centre

This course is designed for those firmly committed to their writing as a hobby or as a career. Writers may have a writing project or projects they wish to work on for the duration of the course. Participants with no specific project may wish to spend the early weeks finalizing their choice of project. Each week, writers can submit sections for workshop and discussion. Projects can be in any genre or medium. Course also includes discussion of songwriting, romance fiction, multiform, video-game writing, writing for the internet and commercial script writing along with elements of writing craft. Alumni of other MKCW courses very welcome. Includes post-course editorial of a chapter/story sample or equivalent up to 3,000 words. Limited Places

You can attend online by video conference or participate solely via email/phone/post instead.

Video Class: 8pm-10pm

Daytime options: 10am-12pm/3pm-5pm/

All times Irish Time as currently on timeanddate.com

Next Start Date: Thursday 2nd February 2023.

Registration: €150/Limited Places

Don’t forget to check out the Testimonials page!

Not sure of your schedule? You can still attend via FLEXI

How FLEXI Works
If the time of the Video Conference does not suit, you can now instead have one-to one Zoom (or phone) meetings about your work (15-20 mins) each week at a mutually convenient time. You receive a weekly podcast of each tutorial, slides every week, and workshop via email (including exchanging writing with other participants if you wish). Cost will be the same.

Creative Writing: Advanced

Complete your order here.

€150.00

Further exciting new courses are now in development. If you would like to join the mailing list to be aware when these opportunities become available, get in contact

Irish Literature – Remote

IRISH LITERATURE – FROM YEATS to MCKEON 

This course is a general introduction to critically reading some of Ireland’s best literature with reflection on the poetic technique in poetry and in prose.We will begin early in the 20th century with W.B Yeats, progress to Patrick Kavanagh, Molly Keane and Maeve Brennan. The second half of the course discusses more recent writers: Colm Toibin, Naoise Dolan, Belinda McKeon and concluding with a selection of contemporary Irish Poetry. By the end of the course participants will have read and discussed a number of Ireland’s authors and critically analysed their themes. Irish Literature: From Yeats to McKeon – REMOTE is an exciting and highly enjoyable new course which would be ideal for the literary enthusiast or anyone preparing to study English at third level. Limited places. Full Course Outline

Next Start Date: 

Tuesday 24th January 2023

Time: 6.30-7.45pm + weekly video

Duration: 8 weeks

Concludes 14th March 2023.

Venue: 

Remote Attendance Options

INTERACTIVE – attend interactive Video Conference discussion (Zoom) 5.15 – 6.30pm weekly & receive material by email including video of a recorded lecture each week

 EMAIL – receive material by email with a video of a prerecorded lecture each week 

 PHONE – phone in to hear interactive class and receive material by email with a video of a prerecorded lecture each week. 

 POST – receive material by email with a podcast on USB key of a prerecorded lecture each week 

The course will be presented by Dr Martin Keaveney (John McGahern scholar). 

See www.martinkeaveney.com/testimonials

Irish Literature : From Yeats to McKeon

Confirm your place here.

€140.00

Registration €140 Book Here

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