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How to Write: Useful Hub Resources


Here are some of the useful writing resources available on the Writers' Hub:

 

MA SUMMER TERM LECTURE SERIES:

 

Alice Munro: A Case Against Narrative by Russell Celyn Jones

Russell Celyn Jones on Alice Munro's Runaway.

 

The Territory of the Strange Room by Julia Bell

Julia Bell investigates territory, voice and style with reference to Damon Galgut's In a Strange Room.

 

Souls by Toby Litt

Toby Litt on 'Souls' with reference to DH Lawrence and Saul Bellow.

 

The Painful Business of Laughter by Jeremy Sheldon

Jeremy Sheldon discusses the comedy of PG Wodehouse which often includes experiences of suffering, shame and frustration.

 

Caroline Royds interviewed by Julia Bell

Julia Bell speaks to Caroline Royds, Editor at Walker Books, about writing for children and young adults and about current trends in the market.

 

W.G. Sebald by Luke Williams

Luke Williams discusses the work of W.G Sebald with particular reference to The Rings of Saturn and the influence his writing has had on Williams' own work.

 

OTHER WRITING & PUBLISHING ADVICE

 

Self-Publishing: Vanity Fair or Brave New World

A panel of guests: Orna Ross, Alison Baverstock and Karen Inglis, chaired by Julia Bell, discuss the pros, cons and future of self-publishing.

 

Who Are You? by Julia Bell

Julia Bell discusses how Character works in fiction.

 

Top Tips for the First Time Novelist by Sally O'Reilly

Sally O'Reilly, author of  How to Be A Writer, gives us some tips on getting started.

 

Write Short Stories And Get Them Published by Zoë Fairbairns

An excerpt from Zoë Fairbairns' new book.

 

Extract from: Write a Great Synopsis - An Expert Guide by Nicola Morgan

Most writers hate writing synopses. In her ebook, Write a Great Synopsis – An Expert Guide, Nicola Morgan takes the stress out of the subject and applies calm, systematic guidance...

 

POETS READING POETS

 

And don't forget about the very popular 'Poets Reading Poets' Series which is available under the 'Poetry' section.


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