Category Archives: Teaching

May 2011 Kathryn Heyman & Jill Dawson at The John Osbourne Arvon Centre

With fellow novelist JIll Dawson, I’ll be leading a one week residential writing course at the lovely John Osbourne Arvon Centre in Shropshire (The Hurst), on the edge of Wales.  Details here. Set up by Ted Hughes, the Arvon Foundation has been running residential writing courses in the UK  – led by established writers – for… Continue Reading

Faber Academy Sydney

Applications have now closed for Faber Academy at Allen & Unwin – it promises to be a fabulous six months, with guests writers including Kate Grenville, David Malouf, Malcolm Knox. For details on future courses, go to: or Continue Reading

Australian Writers Mentoring Programme

Applications Close December 15th. Applications are now open for the next round of my mentoring programme for Australian writers. I take on a very small number of writers to work intensively with on a novel-in-progress over a five or six month period. Applications close on December 15th Email me on for details.   Continue Reading

Copyright Kathryn Heyman, 2019

website design: aerta UK
08448841707 / 07976 629435