Shelley Weiner

Shelley Weiner is an acclaimed novelist, short-story writer and journalist who has, over the years, established a reputation as an inspirational creative writing tutor and nurturer of new talent. Shelley's novels include the critically-acclaimed A Sisters' Tale, The Last Honeymoon, The Joker and Arnost. Her latest novel is The Audacious Mendacity of Lily Green. As a Royal Literary Fund Fellow, Shelley has served at Middlesex University and the University of Westminster in London. She is currently employed as an Advisory Fellow.

Shelley has lectured in fiction writing on the Creative Writing MA at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, as well as for Birkbeck College, the Open University, the Taliesin Trust, the British Council in Israel, and Durham University Summer School. She is a mentor on the Gold Dust Mentoring Scheme and teaches for the Skyros Writers' Lab.

  1. The Five Day Short Story

    The Five Day Short Story

    Five days
    8th - 12th July 2019
    Shelley Weiner
    London
    Five days, one story – master the art of the short story in one intense summer week
  2. The Five Day Short Story

    The Five Day Short Story

    Five days
    23rd - 27th September 2019
    Shelley Weiner
    London
    Five days, one story – master the art of the short story in one intense summer week
  3. Writing A Novel (daytime)

    Writing A Novel (daytime)

    Six months
    29th January 2019 - 25th June 2019
    Shelley Weiner, Joanna Briscoe
    London
    A comprehensive six-month writing course for the serious writer, with access to some of the biggest names in publishing. If you're thinking about a creative writing MA, consider this practical alternative
  4. Writing A Novel (daytime)

    Writing A Novel (daytime)

    Six months
    3rd October 2019 - 5th March 2020
    Shelley Weiner, Sabrina Broadbent
    London
    A comprehensive six-month writing course for the serious writer, with access to some of the biggest names in publishing. If you're thinking about a creative writing MA, consider this practical alternative.

    The application deadline for this course is 4 September 2019.

  5. Writing A Novel (daytime)

    Writing A Novel (daytime)

    Six months
    28th January 2020 - 23rd June 2020
    Shelley Weiner, Sabrina Broadbent
    London
    A comprehensive six-month writing course for the serious writer, with access to some of the biggest names in publishing. If you're thinking about a creative writing MA, consider this practical alternative.

    The application deadline for this course is 31 December 2019.