Novel Workshop with Steven Carroll

Writers' Centre Event

Novel Workshop with Steven Carroll
Sun, 28/10/2020 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
Tasmanian Writers Centre with Writing Australia
$77 for Writers' Centre members or TATE members. $110 non-members. All are welcome to join as members from $25.

Founders Room, Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart

Bookings essential. Numbers are limited so get in early by contacting or phone 6224 0029

Book by Date: 
Mon, 15/10/2020

This one day intensive workshop will provide participants with an in depth and practical insight into fiction writing. The workshop is tailored towards emerging to established writers who may be currently working on a manuscript, are about to commence a new body of work or simply need an inspirational kickstart to create their next novel.

Steven Carroll’s most recent novel is Spirit of Progress (2011), a prequel to his award-winning Glenroy trilogy. His other books include Remember Me, Jimmy James (1992); Momoko (1994); The Love Song of Lucy McBride (1998); The Art of the Engine Driver (2001), which was shortlisted for the Miles Franklin Award in 2002 and France’s Prix Femina literary award for the Best Foreign Novel in 2005; The Gift of Speed (2004), which was shortlisted for the Miles Franklin Award in 2005; The Time We Have Taken (2007), which won both the 2008 Commonwealth Writers’ (SE Asia and South Pacific Region) Prize and the 2008 Miles Franklin Award; and The Lost Life (2009), which was shortlisted for the Barbara Jefferis Award and for the ALS Gold Medal.