Perfect your short story or novel at this two-day workshop with award-winning Indonesian novelist and essayist Okky Madasari. The Okky Madasari way will help you acquire the skills and knowledge required to write fiction suitable for publication. Okky will provide one-on-one consultation for the manuscript for your short story or novel, regardless of how experienced you are.
- Introduction and ice breaking
- Basic Writing Theory
- Coming up with story ideas
- Review and discussion
- Short story writing practice (Participants can individually consult Okky)
- Individual review and discussion
- Discussing story ideas
- Novel writing practice (Participants can individually consult Okky)
- 12.30-13.30 Break
- Novel writing practice (cont.)
- Individual Review and discussion
Capability Development Grant
The Capability Development Grant is open to individuals and organisations who have a strong track record of involvement in the arts at a professional level, and is able to demonstrate commitment to the long-term development of the arts in Singapore.
Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis and workshop fees must be paid before the workshop. If the minimum number of participants is not met for the class, the organisers will inform all participants about possible postponement and cancellation, two weeks before the workshop date.
Cancellation & Substitution
The workshop can be cancelled or postponed two weeks before the workshop date if the minimum number of participants is not met. Participants will be fully refunded for workshops cancelled by us.
Participants who are unable to attend a workshop they have registered for are to inform us of the reason two weeks before the workshop date. They will be fully refunded in the event of extenuating and mitigating circumstances (E.g. illness, bereavement, accidents) . Those who inform us up to five (5) working days before the workshop date will receive a 50% refund. Participants can also attend another course at the same value within the same year.
Upon registration, you are deemed to have read and understood the cancellation, withdrawal and substitution policy and accept the terms contained therein.