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QW38 OFFER HOLDER OPEN DAYS 2019

BOOKING FORM

Bookings handled via Azorus.

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 Maureen Freely parents talk

AMBASSADORS

  • Amy Hodkin - Unitemps compliant
  • Michael Morgan - Unitemps compliant
  • Himanshi Bajaj – Unitemps compliant

2019 OHOD SCHEDULE

11.30 WWP team gathers in Writers’ Centre for briefing.

  • Check chairs / tables in G.03, Writers’ Room, and A0.28/A1.28.

12.15 Millburn Foyer – Avengers assemble

12.30 Candidates and parents arrive in foyer of Millburn House.
Staff and student ambassadors circulate and talk to candidates / parents. Pizza, with luck, and refreshments.

Biscuits, tea and coffee for 45 to be delivered for 12.15pm to Millburn House foyer. - Confirmation can be found here

12.50 Welcoming remarks by 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
  • Maureen Freely 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
  • Jonathan Skinner on poetry at Warwick and performing / publishing
  • Gonzalo García gives a brief introduction to gaming, playing and narrative
  • Imperishable first-hand testimony – from Michael Morgan (2nd Year ELCW), Amy Hodkin (3rd Year ELCW), and Himanshi Bajaj (3rd Year ELCW)
  • Will and Maureen on careers in the arts – and your art, whatever the career
  • Session round-up, what happens next, etc.


(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, A0.28 and G03

14.00 – 15.00 Workshops

  • Tim Leach, G03 – STORY
  • Jonathan Skinner, Writers’ Room – POETRY
  • Gonzalo Garcia, A0.28 – GAMING NARRATIVE

14.00 – 14.45 Parallel session / Q&A in A1.28 with Maureen Freely and parents

Biscuits, tea and coffee for 45 to be delivered for 2.45pm to the Writers’ Room. - Confirmation confirmed

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

15.45 Ends

Staff and students in attendance

Maureen Freely – novelist, translator, former HoD
Will Eaves – novelist, poet, Director of ELCW Admissions
Gonzalo Garcia – novelist, gamer, Teaching Fellow.
Tim Leach – novelist, climber, Assistant Prof.
Jonathan Skinner – poet, publisher, Associate Prof.
Student Ambassadors – Amy Hodkin, Michael Morgan, Himanshi Bajaj

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.