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Writing About The Past: Historical Fiction, Biography, Memoir, Family History And Other Genres with Ian Reid (HFIR1) Saturday 5th August 2017


This practical interactive session is intended for beginners and experienced writers alike. It will engage with questions such as the following:






  • What different forms of fiction or non-fiction can historical writing take, and how important are the distinctions between them?
  • What principles apply to your writing regardless of its genre or mix of genres?
  • What should your project’s starting-point be, and how do you develop the initial idea into a fully-fledged narrative?
  • What kinds of research will you need to undertake?


Please click onto our Online Registration Form to enrol immediately. For further details please click the Flyer

Call (08) 9301 2282 or email cowan05@bigpond.com for further inquires.


Directions to the Centre: From Lakeside Drive to Deakin Road, enter Car Park 14. There is a visitors parking area, near the Gymnasium and Child Care Centre. Parking is free over weekends. Please click the Map to Venue.