Courses and Workshops

Linda Cleary currently provides Creative Writing courses at Diwan as well as other venues. She is also Director of The Writers' Centre; follow the blog to keep up to date with all courses, workshops and events offered: www.writerscentre.blogspot.com She is a poet - writer – performer, originally from UK with a theatre background and Diploma in LAMDA Speech and Drama. As well as her own work as a writer, actor and performer www.lindaclearypoetry.blogspot.com she has been delivering workshops in creative writing, theatre and related arts for many years; working in Holland, Czech Republic, Australia, UK and Egypt and is also Editor in Chief of Rowayat Literary Journal www.rowayat.com


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List of Upcoming Courses and Workshops: 

There are so many courses and workshops happening please go check at my main site for all updates:  http://www.writerscentre.blogspot.com


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Previous Courses and Workshops listed below 


Creative Writing Courses starting February 
at Diwan Zamalek and Heliopolis

The new roll out of Creative Writing courses will start Wednesday 13th February in Zamalek and Saturday 16th February in Heliopolis. Please see the poster for all details and how to register.  Advance registration necessary - places go fast! 

 


Creative Writing Courses starting January 
at Diwan Heliopolis and Zamalek
Registration open now. Places limited.
Creative Writing Course
with Linda Cleary
The Creative Writing course acts as an extended masterclass looking at various techniques and exercises
to open up and improve writing skills, work with metaphor and imagery,
create texts and narratives to given themes and word counts as well as free writing.

There is no criteria other than a willingness to open up one's writing;
the course is designed that people of varying writing experience can participate and each draw their individual benefits.
4 weeks (8 hour course)
One session per week (2 hour session) on Saturdays
Starting 12th January
from 7:30 pm till 9:30 pm
at Diwan Heliopolis

Price: 480 L.E
Limited number - please register in advance at Diwan Heliopolis store (and give date and course name)
Age group: for adults (17 yrs +)
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AND EXACTLY THE SAME COURSE AT DIWAN ZAMALEK - TIMES, DATES AND HOW TO REGISTER FOR ZAMALEK BELOW
4 weeks (8 hour course)
One session per week (2 hour session) on Wednesdays
Starting 16th January
from 7:30 pm till 9:30 pm
at Diwan Zamalek

Price: 480 L.E
Limited number - please register in advance at Diwan Zamalek store (and give date and course name)
Age group: for adults (17 yrs +)





Two new Creative Writing courses starting at Diwan Zamalek and Diwan Heliopolis from next week!  All details and how to register on poster.  Book soon as places are going FAST!






The new roll out of the Creative Writing course starts on 2nd October at Diwan Heliopolis!  All details are on the poster.  Book your place by registering in any Diwan store!



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Exploring Freedom
a Creative Writing Course with Linda Cleary




Course details

Freedom – a much used word, certainly over the last 20 months. Yet freedom is a concept, perceived differently by each individual and with many gradients.

This 3 evening course will explore the theme of freedom, creating texts and narratives spring boarding from that. Students will learn various master class exercises to open up and improve their writing skills and work with metaphor and imagery. We will also look over some selected texts for discussion and work.

There is no criteria other than a willingness to open up one are writing; the course is designed that people of varying writing experience can participate and each draw their individual benefits.

Course hours
3 sessions of 2 hours each
1st, 4th and 6th August
9pm to 11pm

LE 520


at Darb 1718 for Contemporary Arts
www.darb1718.com

For Registration
please contact Darb 1718 on 01117409697 to pay a deposit.
The deadline to pay is 30th of July
*Places limited to 15 people

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