lip: youth week
For National Youth Week, the ACT Writers Centre and lip magazine are running a workshop for aspiring young writers (aged 15 to 21) who are interested in advice about how to get articles published in magazines.
The workshop will cover:
o gaining the confidence to call yourself a writer
o the craft of writing
o what to write about and how to find ideas
o the importance of editing
o presenting a professional manuscript
o finding the right markets
o dealing with editors
o developing a personal portfolio
Participants will have the chance to fire questions at a panel of real live editors from local magazines at the end of the workshop.
10am – 4pm Sunday 22 April
Cost: $40 / $10 (members of Writers Centre)