Upcoming Writing Events and Courses

04 September 2015

Coming up at QUAD, we have a selection of writing courses and events to suit a range of skill levels and age groups:

Let's Write A Book Creative Writing Course

Mondays, 14th September - 30th November 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Tutor: Alex Davis

This extended twelve week course is perfect for those people with an idea for a book but don't know where to start, or just looking for that extra bit of motivation and guidance to complete their projects. It not only covers the theory involved in creating a book, but also enables students the time and space to work on their books, discuss their progress and have in-depth feedback on their book from both class and tutor Alex Davis.

Course Fees: £170, £160 Concessions & £150 QUAD Members


Derby Writers' Day

Saturday 17 October, 10am-4pm (doors open 9am)

Derby Writers' Day presents the perfect day out for any aspiring author, gathering together top professionals from across the world of writing and publishing for a day of panels, interviews and much more. Designed to give you all the tools you need to take your writing career forward, expect plenty of advice, inspiration and guidance from a cast of speakers who have been there and done it!

Confirmed participants so far – many more TBC!

Tracy Bloom, Stephen Booth, Mark Chadbourn, Steven Dunne, Kim Lakin-Smith, Eve Makis

Nicola Monaghan, Sue Moorcroft

Tickets £35 including access to all sessions and event goodie bag

Event sponsors:

Writing East Midlands www.writingeastmidlands.co.uk


SLEDGE-LIT - Edge Lit's Christmas Vacation!

Saturday 21st November, 10am-6pm

Edge-Lit is back and bringing the festive cheer for a glorious day of science-fiction, fantasy and horror writing! Our special Christmas edition a range of panel discussions, workshops, readings, Guests of Honour and a whole lot more.

Tickets £25 including access to all sessions on the day and goodie.