Upcoming Events

    • 03 Sep 2017
    • 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
    • The "Lausanne" cruise ship

    We are thrilled to announce that GWG will once again host a literary cruise (Morges to Morges)--and three terrific writing workshops--at the Morges Book Festival over the weekend of September 2-3.

    The workshops:

    Sat Sept 2: 15:30-17:00: Perfectly Flawed Characters: Jason Donald

    Sun Sept 3: 10:00-12:00: Showing Not Telling:              Susan Jane Gilman

    Sun Sept 3: 15:30-17:00 Writing Effective Memoir:    Susan Tiberghien

    The cruise:

    Sun Sept 3, 12:30-13:45: Debut Novelists in Conversation: Kit de Waal (My Name is Leon) and Paul McVeigh (The Good Son) in a discussion about writing and publishing, with readings from the guest authors, moderated by Elizabeth Coleman. Tickets 20CHF to be paid at boat entrance.

    To register for the cruise and workshops, email gwg.workshops@gmail.com by August 30.

    • 16 Sep 2017
    • 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    • Webster University, rte de Collex 15, 1293 Bellevue

    The first workshop of the 2017-18 GWG program features our very own Susan Tiberghien teaching her workshop entitled "Finding Your Gold: Journaling and Essays". 

    Schedule

    09:30 Coffee

    10:00-12:00 Morning workshop (followed by announcements)

    12:30-14:00 Bring your own picnic lunch

    14:00-16:30 Afternoon critiquing. All are welcome to critique. If you wish to read, please sign up ahead of time at gwg.workshops@gmail.com

    17:00 Reception (drinks and nibbles will be provided) followed by

    Launch of Offshoots-14 with readings

    The day will end at around 19:30


    Payment online or in cash on the day at the event

Past events

17 Jun 2017 Teen Workshop June 17: with Katie Hayoz
27 May 2017 Teen Workshop May 27: with Nicolas Grey
20 May 2017 Workshop May 20: Memoir with Guest Instructor Wallis Wilde Menozzi
22 Apr 2017 Teen Workshop April 22: with Nicolas Grey
25 Mar 2017 Teen Workshop March 25: with Katie Hayoz
18 Mar 2017 Workshop March 18: Fiction with Guest Instructor Romesh Gunesekera
25 Feb 2017 Teen Workshop: February 25 with Nicolas Grey
18 Feb 2017 Meet The Agents: Saturday February 18
28 Jan 2017 Teen Workshop: January 28 with Katie Hayoz
17 Dec 2016 Teen Workshop: December 17 with Katie Hayoz
10 Dec 2016 Workshop December 10 Dreamwork: Finding Images for Stories, with Susan Tiberghien
26 Nov 2016 Teen Workshop: November 26
20 Nov 2016 Masterclass November 20: Poetry with Guest Instructor Laura Kasischke (class now full)
19 Nov 2016 Workshop November 19: Poetry with Guest Instructor Laura Kasischke
22 Oct 2016 GWG Teen Workshop: Saturday 22 October
15 Oct 2016 Workshop October 15: Short Story with S Tiberghien & J Donald, with guest readings by Marcus Ferrar & Olivia Abittan
17 Sep 2016 Workshop Sept 17: Witnessing with Words--writing the Effective Essay
04 Sep 2016 Literary Cruise, Geneva to Morges, September 4.
11 Jun 2016 Panel: What's New in Publishing and Marketing?
21 May 2016 Journal to Story (all genres)
20 Feb 2016 Writing Dialogue
16 Jan 2016 The Spoken Word
12 Dec 2015 December Workshop: Writing From Dreams
21 Nov 2015 November Workshop: The Line in Poetry, Purpose & Composition
17 Oct 2015 Short Fiction: October Workshop
20 Sep 2015 Workshop Sept. 20: Reading Your Own Work
19 Sep 2015 Workshop Sept 19: personal, travel and opinion essays
06 Sep 2015 Sunday Cruise at Morges' Book Festival
04 Sep 2015 Le livre sur les quais.
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