BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-// Event W10//EN UID:2012051500000003130 BEGIN:VEVENT SUMMARY: Travel Narratives: Taking the Next Step LOCATION: State Library of NSW, Mitchell Meeting Room 2, Level 1, Mitchell Wing, Macquarie Street, Sydney DESCRIPTION: Whether you travel for business or pleasure, whether you’re a writing traveller – or a travelling writer – what’s important in literary travel memoir is learning how to craft a good story with credible characters, dialogue, atmosphere and revelation. nnFilled with plenty of exercises, this one-day course, taught by award-winning author Claire Scobie, teaches you how. nnTopics covered include: how to structure your travel memoir, how to find the central idea of a place, ways to transform dog-eared travel journals into a must-read manuscript, popular genres of travel writing and tips on how to get published.nnSupported by Pantera Press.nnDuration: 6 hoursnMaximum capacity: 16 participants\n\nhttp://archive.swf.org.au/index.php?option=com_2012&task=view_detail&agid=3130&Itemid=124\n\nParticipants: Claire Scobie\nCost: $150/$140 \nBookings: 9250 1988 sydneytheatre.org.au\nDisabled Access: Yes\nHearing Loop : No DTSTAMP:20120515T000000Z DTSTART:20120515T000000Z DTEND:20120515T060000Z END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR