How to write a non-boring family history

  • Heritage

Whether they are extra ordinary or ordinary, family histories deserve to be told well. This workshop offers a range of skills and ideas to help you get started and is suitable for anyone interested in writing a family history and the opportunity to create a valuable resource for your descendants.

Hazel's Non-Boring Family History Workshop covers topics including

  • Researching and Interviewing Skills
  • How to organise your material
  • Structuring a Book 
  • Making it interesting for the reader
  • Formatting and Publishing Options
  • Handling Family Secrets
  • Editing and Proofreading
  • How to write using all senses and perspectives
  • Launching and Marketing possibilities

Hazel Edwards OAM is an author, passionate about writing and story-telling for all ages.

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EmeraldHill Library & Heritage Centre
195 Bank Street
South Melbourne
Vic 32075




Telephone: 9209 6416

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