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Creative Writing: Introduction - TALLAGHT

Creative Writing: Introduction - TALLAGHT is a course run by Martin Keaveney Creative Writing, Galway. It is an Online course with a duration of 8 weeks. Creative Writing: Introduction - TALLAGHT gives a Course Qualification of Certificate of Attendance. For more information about Creative Writing: Introduction - TALLAGHT at Martin Keaveney Creative Writing, please review the details below.

Have you ever wanted to write short stories or even try a novel? Have you dreamed of seeing your play on stage, your film on screen, or even stunning audiences with your poetry?

This exciting and highly popular course is now In-Person!. The course introduces participants to the craft of creative writing while working in a range of genres such as sci-fi, crime, horror and realism. We will share work, exchange feedback and discuss routes to publication. Suitable for those seeking a rewarding pastime or as an introduction to an exciting professional career as a creative writer. You also can complete an optional Final Project and receive post course editorial with advice on how to proceed. Limited places.

Starts September 24th 2022.

Duration: 8 weeks.

Time: Saturday – 4.00-6.00pm

Registration: €150 – Book here.

Venue: Rua Red, South Dublin Arts Centre, Tallaght, Co.Dublin.

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 Over the past 2 years, Martin Keaveney  has worked with hundreds of writers from all over the world on many different types of creative writing projects. Writers return to Martin year after year  due to his precise editorial support, quality tutorials and commitment to excellence in teaching and workshop moderation.

Martin previously provided creative writing courses at Galway Arts Centre (2018-2020) and lectured on Creative Writing at NUIG (2016-2018). He also currently lectures on Irish Literature at NUIG’s Autumn Series.

Martin’s second novel, The Mackon Country, was published by Penniless Press, UK  in 2021. This followed   his  debut novel Delia Meade (2020) and his collection of stories, The Rainy Day, ( 2018) (Penniless Press). Short fiction has been published in  many literary journals in Ireland, UK and US. He has also written for the screen and his writing has been produced and exhibited at many international  film festivals and on broadcast national television.  His  scholarship was recently published in the peer-reviewed  New Hibernia Review, Journal of Franco-Irish Studies, Liverpool Journal of Postgraduate Studies and Estudios Irlandeses.

Martin has a B.A. in English and Italian, an M.A in English (Writing) and a Ph.D. at NUIG (Creative Writing and Textual Studies).   He was awarded the Sparanacht Ui Eithir for his research in 2016 and the NUIG Write-Up Bursary in 2018.  See more at



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Training ProviderMartin Keaveney Creative Writing
Course LocationTallaght, Dublin
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationCertificate of Attendance
Awarding Body DetailsCertificate of Completion
Course Start Date24th September 2022
Course End Date12th November 2022
Course Duration8 weeks
Course Time4.00-6.00pm
Course Fee150
Entry RequirementsNone.
Carear PathWriter, Librarian, Scriptwriter, Literary Agenting, Teacher, Publisher, Journalist and more.
Course CodeMKCW1T
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