Alt.Fiction is pleased to present its residential writing weekends â€“ an ideal opportunity for writers of science fiction, fantasy and horror to get away from it all, meet and work with like-minded people and enjoy workshops and talks with established authors in the field. Offering workshops, feedback sessions and expert advice, these weekends are sure to both inform and inspire.
Winter Writing Weekend, 25-27 February
- Guest Speakers: George Mann and Sarah Pinborough
- Venue: Diamond House, South Leverton (near Retford), DN22 0BX. Located close to both Lincoln and Sheffield, Diamond House is a Grade II listed country house in the heart of the Nottinghamshire countryside.
Spring Writing Weekend, 20-22 May
- Guest Speakers: Simon Clark plus second speaker TBC
- Venue: Legacy Chesterfield Hotel, Malkin Street, Chesterfield, S41 7UA. With a convenient location next to Chesterfield rail station and a wide range of leisure facilities, the Legacy Chesterfield is a great spot to work and relax.
Â£180 per weekend including accommodation, all meals and a full programme of writing activity featuring two guest speakers
Alt.Fiction is a trading name of Writing East Midlands.