Mountain and Wilderness Writing Program

Momentum for your mountain stories Mountain and Wilderness Writing Program August 15 – October 15, 2014 (off-site manuscript development) October 31 – November 21, 2014 (on-site) Apply by June 15, 2014 Faculty: Tony Whittome, Marni Jackson If you’re seeking focused time to work on a project in the field of mountain and wilderness writing under the…… Continue reading Mountain and Wilderness Writing Program

Argo Featured Reading: Daniel Canty & Oana Avasilichioaei

Argo Featured Reading #24: Daniel Canty & Oana Avasilichioaei (reading from Wigrum, by D. Canty and tr. by O. Avasilichioaei, as well as new work by Avasilichioaei) @ Argo Bookshop (1915 Ste. Catherine West) Thursday, March 20th, 7PM Daniel Canty has produced many innovative works in literature, film, design, theatre, as well as the visual and…… Continue reading Argo Featured Reading: Daniel Canty & Oana Avasilichioaei

Announcing new interdisciplinary offerings at The Banff Centre

Announcing interdisciplinary opportunities in arts and tech From the initial spark of an idea to a full scale production, The Banff Centre is the perfect place for interdisciplinary artists to create. The Centre is pleased to announce new offerings for composers, choreographers, visual artists, writers, performance artists, photographers, filmmakers, dancers, playwrights, musicians, directors, and those involved…… Continue reading Announcing new interdisciplinary offerings at The Banff Centre

QWF Workshops

FROM THE PAGE TO THE STAGE: ONE-DAY POETRY PERFORMANCE WORKSHOP Workshop leader: JASON SELMAN Saturday, April 12, 2014, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Quebec Writers’ Federation Office, 1200 Atwater Avenue, Suite 3 Workshop fee: $80 for QWF members; $85 for non-members Cost of QWF membership (annual) and workshop: $105 Payment is due within one week of…… Continue reading QWF Workshops

Publishing 2.0 Tips and Traps

Time is running out to register for The Writers Union of Canada (TWUC) one-day workshops in February called Publishing 2.0 Tips and Traps. The Toronto workshop is already sold out but there is still space in Montreal on February 17 and Ottawa on February 18.   You won’t want to miss out on this full day of professional…… Continue reading Publishing 2.0 Tips and Traps

All-genre workshop

February 22nd, 2014 “Writing the Between” Betsy Warland’s Montreal Workshop All-genre workshop 10AM – 5PM Betweenness is usually something to avoid – the devil and the deep blue sea, between a rock and a hard place – yet writers need to engage with it. Whether it’s between doubt and confidence, cultures, drafts, languages, time frames,…… Continue reading All-genre workshop

Publishers’ PD Seminar with Cynthia Good on editorial direction – Jan 15 2014

Join us on Wednesday January 15th at the Atwater Library Auditorium for a presentation of ‘Acquiring Wisdom: Insight for Editorial Direction’ by Cynthia Good, Director of the Creative Book Publishing Program at Humber College. Doors open at 4pm; presentation to begin at 4:15. Coffee and cookies will be served. Everyone welcome! RSVP to  …… Continue reading Publishers’ PD Seminar with Cynthia Good on editorial direction – Jan 15 2014

Publishing 2.0 Tips and Traps – REGISTER NOW

The Writers’ Union of Canada (TWUC) is holding a series of one-day professional development workshops for writers called Publishing 2.0 – Tips and Traps. Registration is now taking place for workshops in Moncton, Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, and Toronto in February 2014. Authors Mary W. Walters and Caroline Adderson, along with author and executive director of TWUC, John Degen will discuss writing in the…… Continue reading Publishing 2.0 Tips and Traps – REGISTER NOW

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