Tracey Martin facilitates courses on hope, nonviolence, peace and responses to the climate crisis. She has a particular interest in poetry and spirituality.
Writing to learn: telling our stories of change
Are you working on positive social change in your community, in your country, in the world? Do you have a story to tell? Do you want others to learn from your experience? Using creative activities and approaches that have been tried and tested in the writing of the Barefoot Guides (www.barefootguide.org), this course will not only improve your writing skills but will enable participants to learn from each other’s stories by listening deeply and writing collaboratively. We will use a process called a writeshop, a collaborative writing process that draws on the experience, knowledge, creativity and expertise of all those involved. Participants do this through a set of guided activities that helps them to generate writing, individually and collectively, to write drafts, give and receive feedback, to revise and to publish. They are supported to draw out lively stories, reflections, lessons and ideas to share with others. https://www.barefootguide.org/writing-school.html
Live sessions will take place on both Tuesdays at 18:30-20:30 and Saturdays at 16:00-18:00.
Course category: Peace & Social Justice
This course will involve:
On the booking form, there is a chance for you to let us know about any accessibility or communications adjustments that will enable you to participate more fully in the course. Unfortunately, we cannot offer closed captions on any live sessions for this course.