Workshops and Talks


I am able and willing to give talks and workshops to individuals and groups.
I can do this preferably in person at your venue or mine.
I can also give talks and work with individuals or groups remotely (preferably using Zoom™)
If you are interested in a talk or workshop please contact me.

A group meeting at my house

Workshops and Talks I have given in the past

15/01/14  Kennington writers group  Memoir writing workshop
05/06/14  Writers in Oxford   Writing historical narrative
28/06/14  WestOxford Community Centre  WW1 street party Launch In the Line of  Duty
30/06/14  Botley W.I.   First World War in fiction
10/07/14  Sunningwell W.I.   Writing fiction from fact
11/08/14  Fairfield Residential home  Writing memoir
18/08/14  Headington Library  WW1 novel and short story set in Headington
03/11/14  Kennington Library  Background to In the Line of Duty
27/01/15  W.Oxford Community Centre  White Feathers in First World War
28/01/15  Faringdon Women’s Fellowship Voluntary societies in WW1
20/04/15  Faringdon W.I.   Writing family history
26/06/15  Fairfield Residential home  Writing memoir
03/02/16  Kennington Library  Life Writing
10/02/16  Faringdon Women’s Fellowship Short story: In Time for the Wake
09/06/16  Market Rasen U3A  Families in First World War
12/06/16  Worcester Literary Festival  How to get your novel published
21/06/17  Farringdon Historical Society White Feathers in the First World War
06/09/17  Kennington Library Writing short stories
05/12/17  West Oxford Community Centre Timbuktu Past and Present
10/06/18  Deddington Festival Short Story Judge
26/10/18  Cumnor United Reformed Church Childbirth Customs in Nigeria 1960s
01/05/19  Kennington Library  Call the Midwife

Colin Dexter with members of Oxford Writers Group