A GUIDE TO THE SHORT STORY with Alan McMonagle @ Linenhall Arts Centre, Castlebar

Deploying a mix of theory, exercise and class discussion, this one-day course with Alan McMonagle will steer participants through the elements of an effective short story. We’ll look at openings, voice, tone, point-of-view, characterisation, dialogue, language, setting and endings; examine what a short story attempts to achieve; reference proven masters, and apply to prompt-based exercises. […]

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Columbus @ Linenhall Arts Centre, Castlebar

Korean-American Jin travels to Columbus, Indiana after his estranged father falls into a coma. While there, he meets Casey – a 19-year-old who has found herself reluctantly stuck in her hometown. Together they begin to explore Columbus, which is full of buildings from world-renowned modern architects. As a friendship forms and the conversations grow ever […]

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