This week, we have some exciting news for all of our gr readers, budding authors, teachers and librarians. Faber Academy has released its line-up of 2012 literary courses. Faber Academy at Allen & Unwin is excited to announce the introduction of its 2012 courses. Come aboard, and let us help you share your story. Sydney -
True Stories: Writing Memoir and Narrative Nonfiction with Patti Miller. Patti has had much success with her ‘Life Stories’ workshops, and we are thrilled to be able to run this course with her. 19 January – 19 July, 2012.
Armed and Dangerous: The Craft of Crime Fiction with P.M. Newton and Lenny Bartulin. Offers a rundown of the tools and techniques used to craft crime fiction. 15 February – 31 March.
Writing a Novel with Kathryn Heyman and James Bradley. Faber Academy’s flagship course will guide you in reaching the first draft of a novel. 6 March – 21 August.
Writing for Children with Sally Rippin. Get ahead in the competitive children’s industry with expert advice from Sally Rippin. 7 February – 1 May.
The Fiction Miner with Carrie Tiffany. Lost? Stuck? Carrie is here to help you unearth your story. 7 March – 14 April.
Facts to Fiction with Lisa Lang. A guide on how to draw fiction from real stories and historical material. 17 March.
Writing a Novel with Sophie Cunningham. Novelist, editor and publisher, Sophie is the ideal guide on guiding you through to your first draft. 18 April – 18 October. For more information & application, please visit www.allenandunwin.com/faberacademy. Or contact us on (02) 8425 0100.