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Creative Writing with Susan Millar DuMars


New Year Daytime Creative Writing with Susan Millar DuMars at Galway Arts Centre

The class is suitable for both beginning and continuing Creative Writing students, working in either poetry or fiction. Students will spend their weeks responding to writing exercises designed to inspire, rather than inhibit. In class, they will receive gentle feedback on their work from their classmates and from the teacher.

Susan Millar DuMars writes both poetry and fiction. A collection of her stories, Lights In The Distance, was published in December 2010 by Doire Press; she has published five collections of poetry, Big Pink Umbrella (2008), Dreams For Breakfast (2010), The God Thing (2013), Bone Fire (2016), and Naked: New and Selected Poems (2019), all with Salmon Poetry. Susan was the Featured Fiction writer in a the American online magazine The Atticus Review. She is also co-organiser of the Over The Edge reading series which specifically promotes new writers. Susan edited the anthology Over the Edge – the first ten years, published by Salmon.

The class takes place on Monday afternoons, 2.30-4.00pm, commencing on Monday, January 27th. It runs for 10 weeks.

The cost to participants is €110/€100 concessions. Please note that places at the Concessionary rate cannot be booked online. Booking is essential as places are limited. There are no refunds once the class has started. For booking please contact Galway Arts Centre, 47 Dominick Street, phone 091 565886, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or go to https://www.galwayartscentre.ie/courses/


Course Times & Information

Start Date Mon 27th Jan 2020 - 2:30 pm
End Date Mon 30th Mar 2020 - 4:00 pm
Capacity 9
Cut off date 26-01-2020
Price per person €110.00
Location Galway Arts Centre
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