Creative writing and publishing

Taboo – writing and sense of place with Marian Garvey

Ref: SWE07467

Suitable for all



Learn how to introduce a complex emotional world into the stories you write. Through discussion, writing exercises and critical reading you will explore how taboo and setting can enable risk taking in writing the stories that mean something to you.


Marian Garvey

Marian Garvey, BA (Hons.) Drama (Dartington College of Arts); MA Creative Writing - Distinction (University of Sussex). Marian Garvey has won First Prize in The Asham Award 2007 and was shortlisted for several others. Her work has been published in several magazines including The Sunday Times and The London Magazine, and broadcast on BBC Radio . Her most recent radio commission was A Rye Boy.


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