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  • open-booktown Check out four great pieces of flash fiction by Secondary School students! - What story might you write in response to a work of art? This is the question we asked a group of local Secondary School students before we took them on a tour of Open Studios N22 in November, at the Chocolate Factory. Here are a few of the stories written – congratulations girls!
  • event-img2 Great line up of courses for 2017! - We are very excited to reveal our Spring/Summer 2017 workshop programme! It features a new course for performance poetry, led by the fantastic Paul Lyalls. Also, by popular demand, we have on offer an extension to our Ways Into Novel Writing Course – ‘Next Steps in Novel Writing’ begins in May. Lots of choice for […]
  • open-booktown Our Autumn workshop programme is announced! - Our workshops are going from strength to strength! We have a new tutor, novelist and short story writer Alba Arikha, taking a new course for us – Stories from Paintings. Giovanna Iozzi presents a new twist on the life writing tale – Turning Life into Fiction. And back by popular demand is our Introduction to […]
  • Writing scrabble GET WRITING IN SPRING/SUMMER 2016! - We are proud to announce our new workshop programme for 2016, which now includes an introduction to screen writing, and a brand new course – Ways Into Novel Writing – as well as poetry, short fiction and life writing options. These 6 week courses, held at the wonderful Chocolate Factory N22, are welcoming, friendly and […]
  • Chocolate-Factory1 New Workshop Programme, New Tutor, New venue! - We’re excited to announce our Autumn programme of workshops! It’s all NEW NEW NEW! The courses are now 6 weeks, as opposed to our original 4 weeks, which has been requested by students! We have a fantastic new room in the wonderful, iconic Chocolate Factory 1 building! AND we have a new course, with a […]