Fighting Words, Brown Bag Films and The Irish Times last night won the 2013 Business to Arts award for the Best Use of Creativity in the Community. The Irish Times and Brown Bag have been brilliant partners with Fighting Words for several years now.
Fighting Words offers free story-writing workshops for primary school students in the mornings, creative writing workshops for secondary students in the afternoons as well as workshops for all ages in the evenings and at weekends. All tutoring is provided by trained and vetted volunteer mentors.
We are delighted to advise the schedule of summer camps here at Fighting Words for 2013! We aim to host as many children as possible. Our camps are highly participatory and a lot of fun. Come explore your creativity with us this summer!
Registrations for summer camps 2013 are now closed
President Michael D. Higgins visited Fighting Words today. He was here for the launch of a new stamp from An Post to celebrate Dublin Unesco City of
Literature, and for the launch of our 3rd annual Fighting Words/Irish Times special supplement of new writing by young writers.
We are delighted to offer a workshop as part of the Dublin Writers Festival!
Come to Fighting Words to develop your skills and learn how to plan, storyboard, write and illustrate your Graphic Fiction stories with the help and advice of our experienced tutors.
“Written language is once more the supreme mode of communication, of conversation, of reference, of record and of learning... Language is safe and well in the hands of these young writers.” John Banville – Introduction