The Open University in Scotland is pleased to support this event as part of The OU 50th Anniversary Series at Edinburgh International Book Festival 2019. SOLD OUT
How do you go about creating authentic characters? Are you unsure what approach to take or what tools to employ to create fully rounded and believable beings? Many writers struggle with turning their observations into captivating prose.
Join prize-winning author, former OU Arts Faculty staff member and current Edinburgh Napier University lecturer Daniel Shand, as he delivers a masterclass guiding you through the techniques that will help you get to know your characters and bring them to life.
Tea and coffee will be provided.
The OU also offers the modules Creative Writing and Advanced Creative Writing, a BA (Honours) English Literature and Creative Writing, and an MA in Creative Writing.