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Institute of Continuing Education

This course is part of the Creative Writing Summer Programme.

To apply for this course, please enrol on the programme above, and then select the courses you wish to study. For more information about Summer Programmes please visit our Summer Programmes Page.

We begin by exploring what makes an interesting life and the role of the biographer and memoirist. We look at how the writer of non-fiction can make fact as compelling as fiction, and explore the use of research, memory and imagination.


Course dates

06 Aug 2018 to 10 Aug 2018

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

23 Jul 2018

Course director


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 10

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