Enjoy a bit of literary fun with All About Writing and Slow Life when we present our Creative Saturdays at Casa Labia in Muizenberg.
Be inspired by the cry of gulls as you release your creativity, build your confidence and allow your imagination to take flight.
Who should attend:
The workshops will be of equal benefit to more experienced writers wanting to augment their skills, and to those with no experience at all, who are looking for a place to start.
They will be presented by author Jo-Anne Richards.
Where: Casa Labia, 192 Main Rd, Muizenberg
When: 2 June, 4 August, 6 October and 1 December
Time: 9 am to 12.30 pm
Cost: R1120 for four sessions – save R280 The price includes muesli or scrambled egg on seed loaf breakfast + coffee/tea on arrival and coffee/tea mid morning.
Jo-Anne Richards is an internationally published novelist with a PhD in Creative Writing from Wits University. Her novels include The Innocence of Roast Chicken, Touching the Lighthouse, Sad at the Edges, and My Brother’s Book and The Imagined Child. Six of her short stories have been published in collections. She has run the Honours programme and taught writing skills in the Wits University Journalism Department for fifteen years and has supervised in the Wits Creative Writing Masters. With Richard Beynon, she founded All About Writing in 2007 and they run a number of courses in creative writing as well as in journalism and narrative journalism. She convened the panel of judges for the Thomas Pringle Short Story Award in 2010.