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Now Novel Book Club

With Arja Salafranca • (public)

Book selected: Burma Sahib by Paul Theroux

Join us for the inaugural edition of Now Novel's Book Club! We'll be discussing books and why they work (or don't), looking at how we can learn about writing from some of the books discussed.


About the speakers
Arja Salafranca - Now Novel Writing coach and editor
Arja Salafranca
  • Poet, author, essayist, journalist and editor
  • Author of award-winning poetry collections, A Life Stripped of Illusions and Beyond Touch
  • Debut collection of short stories, The Thin Line
  • Editor of three collections of prose and short stories
  • Holds an MA in Creative Writing

Kickstart your Novel is a six-week course that will help you write three focused first chapters and your story’s synopsis with feedback from an experienced writing coach.


Upcoming schedule

Wednesday 31 July 2024
08:00 PDT / 11:00 EDT / 16:00 BST / 17:00 SAST
How poetry can kickstart your writing
Wednesday 21 August 2024
08:00 PDT / 11:00 EDT / 16:00 BST / 17:00 SAST
First Pages Panel
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