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A Slice of Life: The Art of The Short Story
Sat 22 April 2017, 10:00 – 13:00 BST
An introduction to the art of writing short stories by published local author Neil Campbell.
This three hour workshop will introduce participants to the essential ingredients and structure of a well crafted short story. Beginning with reading an existing text and identifying key features in a group setting, participants will then have the opportunity to have a go writing their own individual short story with the support of an expert in the genre. The workshop will culminate in a reading of the stories created and the opportunity for instant feedback.
About The Tutor
Neil Campbell is a Manchester based author and has had two collections of short stories published by Salt, Broken Doll and Pictures from Hopper. His work has been included in Best British Short Stories 2012, 2015 and 2016. Fog Lane his latest collection of short stories will be published later this year. Neil's debut novel Sky Hooks was published in October 2016.