HOW FICTION WORKS with Claire Keegan
The Dock, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim.
6th, 7th and 8th October 2023 from 9am - 1pm daily.
Claire Keegan, internationally acclaimed author, invites you to join her for How Fiction Works which will run October 6th, 7th and 8th from 9am to 1pm daily.
These seminars will explore and demonstrate the characteristics and differences between the short story and the novel. She we discuss the structure of narrative, character, tension, point of view, dialogue, character, time and setting. Keegan will invite discussion of three McGahern stories and his novel The Barracks. Participants ore responsible for sourcing the texts.
The course may be of particular interest to those who write or read fiction - but anyone with an interest in reading or understanding how fiction works is most welcome to attend.
The following stories will be discussed:
'Like All Other Men'
Also, a novel: The Barracks by John McGahern
TO BOOK A PLACE PLEASE CONTACT CLAIREKEEGANFICTIONCLINIC@GMAIL.COM.
A DEPOSIT OF €100 AND COMPLETED BOOKING FORM SECURES YOUR PLACE.