Developing your Novel with Maxine Linnell
6 week course
Day and time: Thursdays 10 – 12pm
Dates: 9th January to 13th February 2020
Venue: Secular Hall, 75 Humberstone Gate, Leicester, LE1 1WB
Cost: £123, £118 conc.
In this friendly writing course, you’ll look at more aspects of the novel, including beginnings and endings, the writing process, conflict and stakes, drafts and revisions, alongside sharing extracts from your own novel for feedback from others. This course will help you develop your feedback skills which will give you a strong basis for editing your own work.
Some writing experience needed. Expect to give time between sessions for work, including reading other people’s extracts and commenting.
About the Tutor:
Maxine Linnell’s novels, Vintage and Closer, were published by Five Leaves, and Bloomsbury have recently published a new edition of her book for reluctant readers, Breaking the Rules. In 2017 her first poetry collection, This Dust, was published by Soundswrite Press. She is a mentor, a reader for The Literary Consultancy, and a professional member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders.