Learn the basics on how to plot a novel, develop strong characters and drive story, with writing coach and agent Sarah Bullen. We will unpack the key genre conventions of thrillers, crime, New Adult, Young Adult and romance fiction that writers need to construct a strong story.
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Melinda Ferguson meets Frans Meyer (Impossible Skies: Life with my brother, the artist, Walter Meyer) and Amanda Botha, close friend and confidant of Walter for 30 years. They honour the life and work of this brilliant and tormented landscape painter, who has often been described as South Africa’s Van Gogh.
Wamuwi Mbao in conversation with Eve Fairbanks, whose book The Inheritors (winner of the PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award for non-fiction 2023) traces three individual experiences of the South African transition. It’s a sweeping work of narrative reportage, spanning three decades of struggle, liberation and crisis.