In this Bright Sparks Creative Burst explore hidden stories by using everyday junk found around the house to inspire us to create some original pieces of work. With a little inspiration from Sarah Crossan’s #wearethepoets postcards, Sarah Webb uses blackout poetry and highlights words to make a poem. Download the materials to create some poetry or prose of your very own!
Celebrating 100 Years of James Joyce’s Ulysses.
All day youd never know, 11.00am–4pm
First Annual Dedalus Lecture: Paul Muldoon, 5pm
Bloomsday Garden Party, 7pm–10pm
Have you ever seen door and wondered what was behind it? This week’s theme is doorways + portals.
Writer Anna Carey tells us how dialogue can help bring a story to life and gives us some key tips for creating realistic characters in her NovelTeens mini masterclass. How do you write believable dialogue?