Workshops & Events

Unless otherwise noted, all workshops take place in the Writers Centre, 14 Alcazar Street, St. Clair, Port of Spain.

The Writers Centre is committed to providing a safe workshop space, with emphasis on respectful dialogue and productive, collaborative learning.

Day 1
12 Oct 2019

Writing An Award-Winning Short Story

Two-part workshop across Saturday 12th and 19th October. The sessions begin at 10:00am and registration begins at 9:30am.
Kevin Jared Hosein
Day 2
09 Nov 2019

Getting Started: Creative Writing for Beginners Workshop

Two-part workshop across Saturday 9th and 16th November 2019. Join Muli Amaye, author and coordinator of UWI's Creative Writing MFA programme, for an interactive workshop on the fundamentals of plot, character, voice and subject. Come learn step-by-step ways of turning experience and inspiration into prose, through 8 contact hours of teaching, writing and review at the Writers Centre.
Muli Amaye
Day 3
12 Jan 2020

Poetry As Ferocity: Writing Your Truth With Radical Honesty Workshop

Two-part workshop across Sunday 12th and 19th January 2020. This course has a content trigger warning and participants must be 18 years and over.
Shivanee Ramlochan