Memoir and Life Writing Course

This is Your Life: A Six-Week Memoir and Life Writing Course

If you would like to get started on a memoir, then come and join This Is Your Life. Led by writer, editor and journalist Genevieve Fox, the six-week course is aimed at beginners and experienced writers alike who want to learn life-writing skills.

What is it? A practical creative writing course which combines an overview of non-narrative fiction and different forms of life writing, from journals to memoirs, with writing exercises every week. The focus will be on memoir. Writers will be invited to submit their work and receive critical feedback.

Course outline

  • Week 1 – April 24th
  • Week 2 – May 8th
  • Week 3 – May 15th
  • Week 4 – May 22nd
  • Week 5 – June 5th
  • Week 6 – June 19th


When: Monday 24 April until Monday 19 June 2017.

Cost: To be confirmed soon!

Places are limited. To book your place, or for further information, email Genevieve at or call 07973 300276


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