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Country Arts Support Program | Creative Writing Workshop with Ron Pretty, Narrandera

Narrandera Arts and Creative Network (NACNet) and the Pen to Paper Writers Narrandera present a 2 day Creative Writing Workshop funded by Arts NSW Country Arts Support Program and delivered by Ron Pretty on the 25 & 26 March 2017.

Ron Pretty is an Australian poet, publisher and teacher.  He has taught writing in the University of Wollongong and Melbourne University as well as in schools, colleges and in a broad variety of community organisations. For a twenty year period he ran Five Islands Press publishing some 230 books of poetry and mentored many Australian poets. He edited the magazines Scarp: New Arts and Writing and Blue Dog: Australian Poetry for a number of years.

Ron was instrumental in establishing the Poetry Australia Foundation.  He was awarded the NSW Premier’s Award for Poetry and was made a Member of the Order of Australia for services to Australian literature.

Writers can attend either or both days.
 
Day 1
Saturday 25th March
Poetry Development
 
Day 2
Sunday 26th March
Developing your short story – fiction
 
 
The Workshop Program consists of the following parts:


For more information 
contact Fran Foley on (02) 6959 1543 or 0404 783 939, or email franandtimfoley@yahoo.com.au