Festival Program

Workshop

Workshop: Crafting Short Fiction

Sat 7 Sep, 2.30pm
The Wheeler Centre, Workshop Space

Demonstrating a sharpness and intensity, short stories are compact forays into whole worlds. Laura Elvery (Trick of the Light) shares how to master the form by explaining the skills required for their effective execution, unpacking plot, structure, form, character, and voice to turn your ideas into gripping short stories.

A creative collaboration with Writers Victoria

Duration

2 hours 30 minutes

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Laura Elvery is the author of the short story collection, Trick of the Light (UQP, 2018). She has won the Josephine Ulrick, Margaret River, Neilma Sidney and Fair Australia short story prizes, and has written for Overland, Meanjin, Griffith Review and The Big Issue fiction edition. She lives in Brisbane.

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