FAH-CPC: The Stories We Have to Tell – Workshop on the Writing of Literary Fiction


Mr. José Luís Peixoto


11 - 14 Mar 2019


15:00 - 17:30




This workshop will present and discuss the fundamental elements of fiction writing. These workshops aim to provide guidance to participants to build a literary text. Topics include:
1) Finding the central idea;
2) Strategies to develop creativity;
3) Analysis of the written works by participants; and
4) Methods — how to get the work done?

Mr. José Luís Peixoto, is one of the most acclaimed and best-selling contemporary novelists of Portugal, has seventeen productions including 6 novels, 6 fiction books, 3 poetry collections and 2 children books. All his novels have been internationally acclaimed and, so far, have been translated in 26 languages.

Please note that there are only 20 quotas available for Mr. Peixoto to review and analyze the written exercise. Registrations are on a first-come-first-served basis. To register, please scan the QR code on the poster or visit this weblink,  to complete the e-form by 3:00PM Friday (8 Mar) https://go.um.edu.mo/x9ip9fkq.

Participants must attend at least 80% of the all sessions in order to receive a Certificate of Attendance.


Anyone who is interested in this topic and has sufficient command of written and spoken Portuguese




Chinese-Portuguese Bilingual Teaching and Training Centre
Tel. No: 8822 4532
Email: BilingualCentre@um.edu.mo