Creative Writing Workshop with Tash Aw

When: Sat, November 23, 1:00pm – 4:30pm, 2013
Where: British Council, 2nd Floor, The Curve, Mutiara Damansara
Admission: Free
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Tash Aw will be conducting a creative writing workshop for intermediate to advance level writers. Interested participants should have minimum writing experience of a completed or midway completed novel, published short stories or poems, or have been or are currently doing a writing or communication course in a college or university. The workshop is free to attend but places are extremely limited. Email British Council to secure a place. Fully Booked

Tash will be reading an excerpt from his latest novel, Five Star Billionaire - which was long listed for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction for 2013. This will be followed by a short Q&A and book signing session. This session is free to attend with limited number of seats. Please do come early to secure a seat.

Tash Aw’s first novel, The Harmony Silk Factory, longlisted the 2005 Man Booker Prize and won the 2005 Whitbread Book Awards First Novel Award as well as the 2005 Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best First Novel (Asia Pacific region). It also made it to the long-list of the world's prestigious 2007 International Impac Dublin Award and the Guardian First Book Prize.

The new British Council at The Curve, Mutiara Damansara (Photos: British Council Malaysia)