The Talking Table is hosting a creative writing workshop presented by Bronwyn Law-Viljoen! The workshop will take place from 25-30 January in the eastern Free State village of Rosendal.
Facilitator: Bronwyn Law-Viljoen (novelist and head of creative writing at Wits)
Dates: 25-30 January 2019
Venue: DeTuinen country lodge in Rosendal, Eastern Free State
Progamme: A practical, playful, hands-on approach. Full programme at www.thetalkingtable.com
Fees: R13 600 per single person and R12 200 pp sharing. Included accommodation, breakfast and a long-table meal daily and programme fee.
To book: Write to firstname.lastname@example.org before 31 December 2018.
Bronwyn Law-Viljoen is Associate Professor and Head of Creative Writing at the University of the Witwatersrand, editor and co-founder of Fourthwall Books, and former editor of Art South Africa magazine.
She has a PhD in Literature from New York University and a PhD in Creative Writing from the University of the Witwatersrand.
Her first novel, The Printmaker, was published in 2016 (Umuzi) and shortlisted for the Sunday Times Barry Ronge Fiction Award.
The Talking Table is a creative hub operated by two South Africans on the Greek island of Lesbos.
It hosts workshop in writing, painting, photography, philosophy, business ethics and more. Frederik de Jager, former Publishing Director at Penguin Books and Douw Steyn, former CEO of media companies in Naspers, accommodate, cook and create a sympathetic space for participating guests.
Rosendal will be their second workshop in South Africa.
Rosendal is a beautiful eastern Free State hamlet in the foothills of the Maluti Mountains, three and a half hours’ drive from Johannesburg.