Writing Istanbul - One day workshops
WHEN: 1 November, 2014
WHERE: Yazane, Coworking Space, Istanbul (see map)
A *one day* workshop in English for travellers or residents led by Inez Baranay
Book now for 1 November.
Contact us with any questions or to express interest..
(Consultations and other groups by arrangement.)
Writing Istanbul Workshop is a one day workshop for travellers or residents who want to focus on writing about their Istanbul experience.
This is a non-competitive environment welcoming writers from diverse ages, backgrounds and levels of experience, and writers in any genre -- prose or poetry, fiction or non-fiction (or any combination).
Workshops are conducted in English and include both native and non-native speakers.
Designed in a contemporary style, 'Yazane' has a unique view of the bosphorus and the historical peninsula. Chosen as Istanbul's new hotspot by The Guardian, Karaköy is booming with its galleries, restaurants, coffee shops, design shops and boutique hotels.
Yazane is within walking distance of the ferry terminal, tram, subway and bus stations. A private parking area is also available opposite of building entrance.
interesting inner-city venue, providing a starting point for observation, reflection, discussion and writing. Take the time to focus attention on your Istanbul experience, put it into words, be stimulated to fresh observations, and be supported in your writing practice.
Yazane will provide us with a starting point for observation, reflection, discussion and writing. Take the time to focus attention on your Istanbul experience, put it into words, be stimulated to fresh observations, and be supported in your writing practice.
The workshop has a limit of eight people.
Inez is a widely-published writer (eleven books, including Always Hungry and With The Tiger and many short stories and essays). "I’ve taught Creative Writing in various environments since 1989. These include schools, universities, and community groups, in Australia, Europe and India. I am always learning, always developing, and always responding to the particular needs of the moment." Inez Baranay.
Inez has lived in Istanbul and Çanakkale since November 2011, writing, teaching and editing … and endlessly exploring this city of incomparable fascination and vitality. You can read more about Inez and her publications on her website www.inezbaranay.comThere is a Facebook page for the Writing Istanbul Workshop at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Writing-Istanbul-Workshop Please “like” this page on Facebook.