Creative Writing


This six-week online Creative Writing Seminar is taught by playwright Marina Carr on behalf of the Kylemore Global Centre. The course will feature online creative writing instruction including lectures, discussions, workshopping, and critiques of student's work. In this virtual setting, students will reflect upon peer's fiction, poetry, scripts and/or hybrid writing. Themes that will be discussed will be ghosts, hearing voices, climate, landscape, and contemplation. Students will have the opportunity to engage with classical texts, Irish poets, and authors in a virtual setting and workshop longer drafts and have readings in multiple genres will continue as we consider the role of the U.S./Irish writer in a global context. There will be the opportunity to attend virtual literary events, as well as virtual plays. Upon the completion of the course, students will have had the opportunity to work and develop their craft.

2021 ONLINE Creative Writing Seminar


May 31 to July 23, 2021. Please note that these dates are subject to change.


To register for the Creative Writing class, click here and search for ENGL 34006 Creative Writing in Ireland.

If you have any questions about the registration process or would like more information about the Creative Writing Seminar, please contact us.