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12.00 - 12.00am
5th October 2013
2013 Literary Adventures Writing Holiday in Spain
TLC will be returning to the beautiful Casa Ana in October 2013. This beautiful Spanish home is set within the mesmerizing Alpujarras mountain range in Andalucia, and provides the perfect setting to hone your creative writing skills.
TLC Literary Adventures 5th-11th October, offers an environment where inspiration and improvisation meet, where you will have access to world-class teaching, fabulous Spanish catering,and get a chance to work, read, listen, learn while relaxing in a stunning setting which will open the mind and senses. Casa Ana, your base for the week, is a beautiful retreat for writers, walkers, and anybody who enjoys an inspirational landscape of beauty and peace.
The tutor will be the highly gifted and skilful Jacob Ross who went down exceptionally well last year. Jacob is a published writer and well established creative writing tutor and editor. He has taught, amongst other places, at Arvon, Goldsmiths University, and recently led TLC’s Writing Masterclasses. He currently lectures in Narrative Craft and International Literature in England and abroad. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and has been a judge of the V.S. Pritchett Memorial Prize, the Olive Cook, Scott Moncrieff and Tom-Gallon Literary Awards.
In addition, TLC’s Director, writer and editor Rebecca Swift will run a session and be on hand to offer advice about publishing.
The holiday is exceptional value at £695 for a double room and £815 for a single, and limited to twelve participants per week. Click here for more information about the trip.
If you would like to learn more about our writing holiday, check out the TLC Adventures YouTube video, which offers just a glimpse of the inspirational location.