Our friends at the NSW Writers’ Centre are hosting a seminar titled
GETTING IT RIGHT: THE NEWS STORY
with Dr Meenakshi Bharat
on Saturday 20 March 2010 from 10am – 4pm
Full Price – $140, NSW Writer’s Centre Members $100, Concession Members $85
Dr Meenakshi Bharat is the biographer of Salman Rushdie and is currently touring Australia to promote her latest anthology, Fear Factor: Terror Incognito Stories (co-edited with Sharon Rundle) which features stories from Australian and Indian writers. In this special one-day seminar Meenakshi will train aspiring jouralists to zero in on the right ingredients for an effective ‘telling’.
She will, among other things, specifically look at:
• the vocabulary choices;
• the different registers;
• the shape and the form chosen for the various pieces.
Food: Tea and coffee making facilities will be provided. Course participants are advised to bring their own lunch.
Size: 20 max
To read more about the seminar and Dr Meenakshi Bharat, click here