Writing Club BQFP

November 2, 2009 at 1:08 pm (1)


Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation is sponsoring a Writing Club for all students across Qatar Foundation as well as at Qatar University as part of it’s Reading and Writing Development program. For the inaugural activity, BQFP will offer workshops on November 9th and 10th on memoir writing in conjunction with UK author Shelina Janmohamed’s visit to Qatar.  Registration is free and open to all students and alumni of the QF or QU communities.  Based on avaiablity there may also be a few spots reserved for interested faculty or staff.


Shelina, the workshop leader, is an award winning author, blogger, and speaker on Muslim identity in the UK. More information about her work is available at: http://www.loveinaheadscarf.com/.

Please RVSP by email for one or both of the sessions to bqfp.events@qf.org.qa.

Monday, November 9, 2009
Workshop One:Telling Your Story or Introduction to Memoir
3:30-5:00 p.m.
Open to all interested in learning about memoir, generating material for fiction, and the differences between various genre style writing

Tuesday, November 10th 3:30-5:00 p.m.
Workshop Two:Telling Your Story 2
Generating your own material in a workshop setting with the experience of the author.

**All workshop sessions will be held at the BQFP villa 3 at Qatar Foundation**

Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing
PO Box 5825
Villa 3
Qatar Foundation
Doha, Qatar


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