James Norcliffe Writing Workshops

 writing workshops

Kaiapoi Library
Thursdays 5pm-7pm

20th July-24th August
$20 per session

Join award winning poet and novelist James Norcliffe to mine your life and find fiction. Exercises will look at memory, starting the story, plot devices and dialogue.

The sessions will be user-friendly and collaborative.

Bookings for this six-week course is essential. To register please email: Glyn Strange: young.writers@xtra.co.nz

About James Norcliffe

James Norcliffe James Norcliffe is a poet, fiction writer and educator. He has written collections of poetry and short stories, and several books for young adults. His writing has been featured in journals and anthologies, and he has also worked extensively as an editor. Norcliffe has won awards and prizes, and has been the recipient of prestigious fellowships, including the 2006 Fellowship at the University of Iowa. For his children’s book The Loblolly Boy (2009), Norcliffe won the Junior Fiction Award at the 2010 New Zealand Post Book Awards for Children and Young Adults.