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WOLVERHAMPTON LITERATURE FESTIVAL

FRIDAY 26TH - SUNDAY 28TH JANUARY 2018

FACT INTO FICTION

Writing Workshop with

PAUL DOWSWELL

 

Sun 28th January 10.30am (90mins)

Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Lichfield Street,

Tickets:£7.50 - available from the Art Gallery in person, by phone 0870 320 7000 or online here

(Limited to 25 places)

 

Using photographs and painting of real life events to create fiction. This workshop will take as an example a photograph of British soldiers about to go into action on the first day of the Somme. Please bring a pen and paper.

 

Hailed by the Daily Telegraph as ‘a brilliant historical novelist’, Paul Dowswell’s award-winning books are sold all over the world. He is a Visiting Professor at Manchester Metropolitan University and gives talks and writing classes in schools and festivals in the UK and abroad. His 2017 Bloomsbury book ‘Wolf Children’ has been hailed as the best post-war children's novel since Ian Serraillier’s 1956 classic ‘The Silver Sword’.

 

Find out more about Paul here

 

 

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