‘To know a subject well, aesthetically as well as factually, is to assign it greater value. The greater the number of people who understand the environment from and animal behaviour point of view, the more likely is the environment to be saved.’ - Richard Desped Estes
About these courses:
Each masterclass includes two weekend days at ZSL London Zoo
The first day will include an introductory talk with the tutors, followed by a visit to some of the animals within the Zoo, an opportunity to speak to the keepers and time to take notes. Participants will be given exercises to complete with a following day to develop your writing through exercises and feedback.
This course is for anyone who wants to develop their writing skills while thinking and learning about animals, the environment and conservation issues. Writers of poetry, prose and non-fiction are all welcome.
All students completing this course will receive a signed certificate from the authors.