Expired: ART WRITING WORKSHOP WITH NKULE MABASO AT KZNSA GALLERY

LAB WORKSHOP INVITE_01_Writing

Deadline

17 January 2019

Opportunity Description

KZNSA invites aspiring writers to apply for a critical writing workshop with Nkule Mabaso, curator of the Michaelis Galleries at UCT and a writing contributor to numerous creative publications and platforms.

Participants will need to apply to take part by submitting a writing sample:
Either one-page letter of motivation and/or a writing sample (1000 words max.)

A max number of 12 applications to be accepted

Synopsis: Participants will read texts, do fieldwork, research, and writing with constraint exercises as we look at ways to produce critical writing and develop a creative criticism.

Aims: Through the workshop participants will learn how to:

  • Summarize, analyse, question, and evaluate written texts and visual exhibitions
  • Argue and support a position
  • Recognize audience and disciplinary expectations
  • Identify and use the stages of the writing process
  • Identify characteristics of effective writing
  • Apply proper citation practices
  • Apply¬†your writing knowledge to other writing occasions

Schedule:
Friday 18 Jan 14h00 to 16h00
Monday 21 Jan 14h00 to 16h00
Tuesday 22 Jan 14h00 to 16h00

Workshop to be facilitated by:
Nkule Mabaso, Curator of the Michaelis Galleries at UCT and writing contributor to various platforms and publication.

How to Apply

Submit a one page letter of motivation and/or a writing sample (1000 words max) to education@kznsagallery.co.za or at the gallery desk by 15:00 on Thursday 17 January.

A maximum of 12 applications will be accepted.