Hugo Hamilton is an excellent writer and he also seems like a really nice man. This workshop with him sounds good and I'd apply myself only I'm teaching one of the week-ends so it doesn't suit. Good luck to all who apply!
Each year the School of English at Trinity College Dublin and the Arts Council of Ireland offer a free writing workshop with the current TCD Writer Fellow. This year’s Writer Fellow is the novelist and author of best-selling German-Irish memoir The Speckled People. He will be leading a workshop from 6pm–9pm and 10am–1pm on Friday and Saturday of the 25th and 26th March and Friday and Saturday of the 1st and 2nd April 2011. Applicants should submit a single piece of prose not exceeding 1,000 words by post to the Oscar Wilde Centre no later than Friday, 18 March 2011.
Creative Writing Workshop
Oscar Wilde Centre
School of English
Trinity College Dublin
21 Westland Row, Dublin 2
For further information contact Lilian Foley firstname.lastname@example.org, but note that no submissions by email will be accepted. All applicants will be notified by email as to whether or not they have been selected.