Sunday Afternoon Creative Writing with Roanna Gonsalves

Presenting the next instalment of our Sunday Afternoon Creative Writing workshop series. Septembers’ 3-week workshops will be with award-winning author, Roanna Gonsalves!

Structure:
Sep 8: Rewilding your language (focus on the use of language in fiction)
Sep 15: Who is telling the story? (focus on point of view)
Sep 22: Tension Extension (Focus on tension)

Roanna Gonsalves is the author of The Permanent Resident (UWAP) published in India and South Asia as Sunita De Souza Goes To Sydney (Speaking Tiger Books). The book won the NSW Premier’s Literary Award Multicultural Prize 2018 and was longlisted for the Dobbie Literary Award 2018. Roanna was born and brought up in Mumbai, India, and attended St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. She came to Australia as an international student in 1998. She was recently awarded the inaugural Varuna – Cove Park residency in Scotland, funded by The Bridge Awards. She currently serves on the Board of Writing NSW.

WHEN:
Sunday 8th, 15th and 22nd Sept, 2-4:30 pm.
WHERE:
WestWords Centre for Writing, 91B Grose St North Parramatta
COST:
$135
RSVP VIA:
Email hajer@westwords.com.au