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Fiction Writing Workshop with Katherine Johnson - Townsville Festival 2018


  • Salon de Elegance, Queens Gardens Townsville Kennedy St North Ward QLD 4810 (map)

Join this exclusive fiction writing workshop facilitated by Katherine Johnson, author of The Better Son, presented by the Arts & Cultural Festival 2018 in Townsville

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The workshop will cover:

First Hour

  • The Writing Journey: shared experiences – writing, editing, opportunities, publishing
  • The Writing Craft: finding a voice, point of view, style, plotting

Break (20 min tea/coffee & chat)

Please Note:

  • Participants are to send Katherine a brief bio plus 1-2 pages of a piece of their work for feedback (max 500 words).  Send bio and work to: library@townsville.qld.gov.au
  • Bio and work is to be submitted by 29 March, 2018
  • Katherine will provide individual feedback in the last hour of the workshop

Second Hour

  • Character Development (exercise)
  • Pitching to agents/publishers (exercise)

Break (5-10mins)

Last Hour

  • Individual feedback and workshopping

Visit the WhatsOn Townsville website for more details and booking information

Bookings are essential due to limited capacity