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Writing Satire

Elnathan John

£20.00

Date: Saturday, 27th August 2022
Time: 2PM GMT
Duration: 2 hours (with time for Q&A)
Class size: 20 max
This masterclass will take place online via Zoom and is open to students from anywhere.

Whether pointing at people, society, or the powers that be, there has to be a balance between ridicule and reflection. As a literary device, satire is a type of socio-political commentary used as entertainment and a call to action. In this masterclass, the award-winning satirist and author of the critically acclaimed satire collection Be(com)ing Nigerian: A Guide will provide you with the literary devices needed to write effective satire. The masterclass will cover the key elements of satire, showing you how to maintain that balance between humour and introspection. The class will also delve into the different types of satire and how to employ them in your day-to-day writing.

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The Lolwe Classes Scholarship

We have THREE scholarships available for this masterclass from Lolwe Classes. To apply for this scholarship, please send an email to classes@lolwe.org with a 200-word extract of your writing. If selected, your attendance fee for this masterclass will be covered.

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Title
Elnathan John's Writing Satire Masterclass
Time
2022-08-27 02:00 PM
Timezone
Etc/Greenwich
Duration
120 Minutes
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