Jamie O’Connell will host an online writing workshop with Cork City Libraries Friday 13 November at 10.00 am, on Zoom.
In this seminar, you'll get tips and tricks on how to edit your work, practical advice on where to send your manuscript, and in what format. It draws on the insight, knowledge and experience Jamie O'Connell has obtained over the past fifteen years as a published writer, creative writing lecturer, and publishing industry professional. Though the focus will be on fiction, there will be helpful insights for those who write poetry and memoir. The topics covered: • Your Submission • The Publishing Industry - An Introduction • Editing Tips and Tricks
Jamie's debut novel Diving for Pearls will be published by Doubleday UK in spring 2021. He has worked for a decade in Irish publishing (most recently for Penguin Random House and Gill Books) and taught Creative Writing in University College Dublin and as part of the University of Iowa Irish Summer Writing School. Learn more about Jamie at www.blackwaterwriting.com