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Please note that this course has started and enrolment is no longer possible.

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.

V S Pritchett described short stories as the ‘moment glimpsed in passing’ – the realm of the fleeting, the love affair that can’t last, the overheard conversation. This course will train your mind to capture these glimpsed moments and to consider what makes the short story the vital form it is.


Course dates

06 Aug 2018 to 10 Aug 2018

Course duration

1 week

Apply by

23 Jul 2018


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 10

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