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What Do I Know? Writing a Memoir
The Market Place Theatre and Arts Centre
03300 561 025
10am - 4pm
£30

Sat 15 June | 10am – 4pm | £30

Do you want to write your own story? Whether it’s a one-off event that had a big impact, or your whole life to let a different world know how things were – you have the tools already. You can tell a yarn. You have your point of view and your own way of doing things. You’ve lived it. And you’ve changed. All you need now is pen and paper. This workshop will guide you in immersing yourself in memory and polishing your technique, but above all it will inspire you to give yourself permission to write. What are you waiting for?

Mary Montague is a poet and writer. She has authored two highly praised collections of poetry and her work has been published in numerous journals and anthologies (notably, Queering the Green, Lifeboat Press 2021; and The Book of Life, Dedalus Press, 2022). Her poetry has been translated into French, Italian, Russian and German. She is the recipient of several awards from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.

Max No: 12 | Suitable for 16+ | Tutor: Mary Montague