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LISS DTP Stylish Academic Writing (Online delivery)
16th November 2020 @ 9:30 AM - 4:15 PM
Academic writing doesn’t have to be turgid prose that is agony to read (and to write). Complex ideas and abstract concepts can be expressed in simple language that anyone can understand. This session is for students who aspire to write clearly and elegantly in their discipline and who would like to improve their style. A 90-minute zoom workshop is followed by 6 x 30min 1-1 consultation slots, bookable in advance on a first come, first served basis.
11:30-16:15 1-2-1 Sessions
Anne Wilson FHEA has a background in journalism (features) and corporate communication (scripts, speeches, screen media copy), combining her writing with facilitating writing workshops in HE. A Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, she was Royal Literary Fund Fellow at Brunel University for three years, and now runs workshops on academic writing and professional communication for postgraduates and staff at Brunel and other universities. She also coaches students for the 3MT competition (won by Brunel in 2017). She has collaborated with the Brunel Occupational Therapy department to investigate what kind of feedback helps students to improve their academic writing. Current clients include Queen Mary, University of London, University of the Arts and Grand Union DTP.