Writing a Life: A Masterclass on Biographical Writing with Writer in Residence Ruth Scurr

July 29, 2017

29th July – 29th July 2017


In this day masterclass Ruth Scurr (John Aubrey: My Own Life) helps aspiring biographers, historians and students of life-writing with what she calls ‘the freest form of historical writing’.

Using examples from historical biography, learn how to write compelling life stories.

Ruth Scurr is a writer, historian and literary critic. She teaches history and politics at Cambridge University where she is a Lecturer and Fellow of Gonville & Caius College. Ruth’s biography of John Aubrey was shortlisted for the James Tait Black Biography Prize.

Tickets are priced at £35 which includes lunch and tea / coffee.

To book your place, please call 01244 532350 or email [email protected].

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