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QW38 OFFER HOLDER OPEN DAYS 2019

BOOKING FORM

Bookings handled via Azorus.

Wednesday 6th February 2019

Rooms booked:

  • Writers' Room - 1-5
  • G03 - 1-5
  • F25a - 12-5 (capacity - 24)
  • A0.28 - 3:00 - 4:00 - Sarah Moss - parents talk
  • Millburn House Foyer - 11-5 - via Anita Golman

2019 OHOD SCHEDULE

11.30 WWP team gathers in Writers‘ Centre for briefing.

  • Check chairs / tables in G.03, Writers’ Room, and F25a.

12.00 Millburn Foyer

12.10 Candidates and parents arrive in foyer of Millburn House

12.15 Lunch: staff and student ambassadors to circulate and talk to candidates / parents.

12.45 Welcoming remarks by Director of WWP Prof Sarah Moss, and Director of ELCW Admissions Will Eaves.

13.00 Writers’ Room Plenary Session

  • Will Eaves talks about the ethos and history of the combined ELCW degree in the WWP at Warwick
  • Sarah Moss talks about the WWP as part of the School of Creative Arts and the shape of the “new” degree
  • Tim Leach on creative writing modules: Modes, CCW and PWP
  • Lucy Brydon on screenwriting: from vision to script to realisation
  • Gonzalo García gives a brief introduction to gaming, playing and narrative
  • Caroline Lea on her journey from student to teacher to writer/novelist
  • Imperishable first-hand testimony – from Michael Morgan (2nd Year ELCW) and Amy Hodkin (3rd Year ELCW)
  • Sarah Moss on careers in the arts – and your art, whatever the career
  • Will Eaves rounds up the session


(NB: Q&A will take place at 3.00 over tea/coffee – again in the Writers’ Room.)

13.55 Offer-holders to be divided into 3 groups, equal numbers (10) in each.

  • Workshops for offer holders only in Writers’ Room, F25.a and G03

14.00 – 15.00 Workshops

  • Tim Leach, G03 – STORY
  • Lucy Brydon – SCREENWRITING
  • Gonzalo Garcia, F25a – GAMING NARRATIVE

(Biscuits, tea and coffee for 35 to be delivered for 2.30pm to the Writers’ Room.)

14.00 – 15.00 Parallel Session for Parents with Prof Sarah Moss (location to be advised)

15.00 – 15.45 Q&A Writers’ Room for All Offer-Holders, Student Ambassadors, Parents, and Staff

15.45 Ends

Staff and students in attendance

Sarah Moss, as Director of WWP
Will Eaves, as Director of ELCW Admissions
Lucy Brydon – film-maker, novelist, PWP supervisor
Gonzalo Garcia – novelist, gamer, Teaching Fellow.
Tim Leach – novelist, climber, Assistant Prof.
Possible Guest Appearance by Anthony Maude
Caroline Lea – novelist, school HoD, WWP tutor
Student Ambassadors: to be finalised – Amy Hodkin and Michael Morgan confirmed for all three OHODs.

Saturday 9th March 2019

Rooms booked:

  • Writers' Room - all day
  • G03 - all day
  • A0.28 - 12-5 (capacity - 32)
  • Millburn House Foyer - 11-5 - via Anita Golman
  • A1.28 - booked all day by SROAS - use for Sarah Moss parents talk

2019 OHOD SCHEDULE - tbc

Student Ambassadors: to be finalised – Amy Hodkin and Michael Morgan confirmed for all three OHODs.

Wednesday 24th April 2019

Rooms booked:

  • Writers' Room - 12-5
  • G03 - 12-5
  • A0.28 - 12 - 5 (capacity - 32)
  • F25a - 2:00 - 4:00 - Sarah Moss - parents talk
  • Millburn House Foyer - 11-5 - via Anita Golman

2019 OHOD SCHEDULE - tbc

Student Ambassadors: to be finalised – Amy Hodkin and Michael Morgan confirmed for all three OHODs.