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Comma Press' Short Story Course returns to Newcastle
Tue 5 Apr 2022 to Tue 4 Oct 2022
Award-winning independent publisher Comma Press from the North of England is returning to Newcastle this April with their popular Short Story Course led by Crista Ermiya.

Over six sessions, you'll become familiar with short story narrative structures, and be able to apply them to your own work.

By the end of the course you will have

* Become familiar with a range of Short Story forms and voices
* Gained a stronger understanding of how to tell a compelling story
* The necessary skills to progress your Short Story project with confidence
* Benefited from structured, peer-driven feedback and personalised tuition
*Produced 3 short stories, one of which will be published in a Comma Press Course E-Book at the end of the course

PLEASE NOTE Classes are capped at 15 places to ensure a high-quality experience.

Crista Ermiya is a short story writer whose work has been widely published in anthologies, including Test Signal (Bloomsbury/Dead Ink) and The Book of Newcastle(Comma Press). Her story collection The Weather in Kansas (Red Squirrel Press) was chosen by New Writing North as a Read Regional title, and was selected for Best British Short Stories 2016 (Salt). She is an experienced Editor and Writing Tutor. Born in London, to Turkish-Cypriot and Filipino parents, Crista lives in Newcastle upon Tyne with her husband and son.

Dates: 5 April - 4 October 2022 (first Tuesday of the month, 6-8pm)
Location: The Lit and Phil Library, Newcastle
Cost: £200 

Register your Interest via Eventbrite and we will be in contact to confirm your place.
Additional Information:
North East England

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