Remember the 4 day creative writing for writing books for teens workshop that took place last year by the Goethe-Institut ?
The Untitled Chapters team is thrilled to announce that the Institute is organizing another 4 day workshop in Abu Dhabi. This year the title of the workshops will be “MADE IN UAE – Fantastic Wor(l)ds” which will focus on developing Emirati writers who wish to write Young Adult novels of the fantasy/dystopian/sci-fi genre.
The workshop will be conducted (in English) by one of Germany’s best-known young adult novel authors, Rainer Wekwerth
To keep with the theme of the Emirates Airline’s festival of literture theme for 2013 “Heroes & villains” we decided that since we’ve already covered Heroes in one of our themes of 2012, then the theme for March 2013 is “Villain” We believe that a villain is the one of the most interesting and important parts of any story. A Villain can be the traditional take-over-the-world power hungery person or A Villain can be someone who isn’t power hungry but is a complex personality whose actions are bad to begin with. Remember, it’s all about the motive Deadline for this … Continue reading Theme # 3/2013