I am Head of Creative Writing at the University of Huddersfield and editor of Grist Books.
I have many years’ experience of running masterclasses and workshops, as well as other literary events. I have successfully run these for the BBC, Leeds Writers’ Circle, Huddersfield Authors’ Circle, Script Yorkshire, Bradford Playhouse, the Huddersfield Literature Festival, and many others. Subjects include:
- A Write Character – constructing complex characters in fiction;
- It Ain’t What You Say – how to write great dialogue;
- Writing for Broadcast;
- Writing for Radio;
- Form and Fiction – a masterclass on narrative structure in short fiction;
- Showing and Telling;
- Giving Criticism;
- Performing Poetry
- … and just about any other Creative Writing topic.
Please click here if you are interested in booking.