Gareth Durasow writing workshops

Hello all!
Just spreading the word around of a set of freelance Creative Writing workshops writer Gareth Durasow will be giving in Huddersfield during March and April. Two of Gareth’s poems appeared in CAKE last year.

6 Week Creative Writing Course
Beginners and Improvers

Tuesdays 1pm until 3pm
8th March 2010 to 15th April 2010

Week 1. Creative Exercises: unlocking the imagination
Week 2. Short fiction: creating characters
Week 3. Short fiction: building a narrative
Week 4. Editing techniques: how to refine our writing
Week 5. An introduction to writing poetry
Week 6. Writers’ forum: sharing our work

*course content may change according to the interests of the group.

Course costs £60.00

Highfields Centre, Edgerton (a ten minute walk from town centre off Halifax Road)

For more information or to confirm your place please contact Gareth at [email protected]
or call 0785 3320 152

About the course leader

Gareth Durasow is a professional writer and workshop leader. His plays have been produced by the award-winning theatre company Horizon Arts and south asian arts organisation Manasamitra.
His poetry has won prizes at Ilkley and Huddersfield literature festivals and appeared in numerous magazines. He currently teaches creative writing in Wakefield and has taught at Bradford College.

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Gareth Durasow: Poetry | Plays | Performance
Gareth is one of the most engaging performance poets I have seen… he reminded me of Gethin Price, the anti-hero of Trevor Griffith’s ‘Comedians’.