Quebec Writers' Federation Workshops

Summer Workshop Session

QWF writing workshops help participants develop writing with the mentorship of an acclaimed professional writer and with feedback from peers.

Workshops take place at the QWF office unless otherwise indicated. The address is 1200 Atwater Avenue, Room 3, Westmount, QC (Atwater Metro Station). Please refer to the QWF Accessibility Policy to the right of this column. We hope you'll join us!

If you would like to be automatically notified when registration for the fall workshops opens in late summer, consider joining the QWF.


BOTHISM
SATURDAY, June 10, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by Tanya Evanson.


BRINGING YOUR CHARACTERS TO LIFE
SATURDAY, June 10, 2017, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Led by Cam Terwilliger.

FLASH FICTION
SATURDAY, July 18 2017, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Led by Cam Terwilliger.

HOW TO TELL A GREAT STORY
SATURDAY, August 5, 2017, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Led by Cam Terwilliger.




SPRING 2017 WORKSHOPS COME & GONE

Workshop Fees

workshop fees

eight & ten-week workshops

CREATIVITY CROSSES OVER: LITERARY TRANSLATION
EIGHT MONDAYS, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
May 1 to June 26, 2017 (no meeting May 22)

Led by Jonathan Kaplansky.

THE POET’S TOOLKIT
EIGHT MONDAYS, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
March 6 to May 1, 2017 (no meeting April 10)

Led by Sue MacLeod.

RADIO DOCUMENTARY: INTRODUCTION TO DEEP LISTENING, INTERVIEWING, STORYTELLING, RECORDING, MIXING
EIGHT TUESDAYS, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
March 7 to May 2, 2017 (no meeting April 11)

Led by David Gutnick.

BYWAYS OF THE IMAGINATION: FICTION WORKSHOP
EIGHT TUESDAYS, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
March 7 to May 9, 2017 (no meeting April 11 or May 2)

Led by H. Nigel Thomas.

DRAWING FROM LIFE: WRITING THE MEMOIR
OR PERSONAL ESSAY
EIGHT WEDNESDAYS, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
March 8 to May 3, 2017 (no meeting March 22)

Led by Robyn Sarah.

INVENTING THE TRUTH: A WORKSHOP ON CREATIVE
NON-FICTION, PERSONAL ESSAYS AND THE MEMOIR
EIGHT WEDNESDAYS, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
March 8 to April 26, 2017

Led by Joel Yanofsky.

A LOVE OF FOOD IS NOT ENOUGH: A MULTI-MEDIA LOOK AT
WRITING ABOUT FOOD
EIGHT THURSDAYS, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
March 9 to April 27, 2017

Led by Julian Armstrong.

THE SMALLS: A SHORT FICTION MASTER CLASS
TEN THURSDAYS, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
March 23 to May 25, 2017

Led by Maya Merrick.

VOICE IN DISGUISE
SATURDAY, March 11, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Workshop location: Room 1, Atwater Library, 1200 Atwater Avenue

Led by Olive Senior.

THE SECOND DRAFT: GETTING YOUR NOVEL UN-STUCK
SATURDAY, March 11, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by Kim Fu.

HOW TO HOST A LITERARY EVENT
SATURDAY, April 8, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by Anne Lagacé Dowson.

MEASURING OUR BODIES AGAINST THE EARTH:
A WALKING AND WRITING WORKSHOP
SATURDAY, May 13, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
RAIN DATE: SATURDAY, May 20, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Led by Elise Moser & Alice Zorn.

Registration Information

To register, email [ workshops AT QWF DOT org ].

Payment Information

Payment is due within one week of registration to confirm your spot. Payment options are listed in the column to the right.

Please familiarize yourself with our
cancellation policy.

QWF workshop cancellation policy

Read about QWF and accessibility:

QWF and accessibility

For more information:

(514) 933-0878
[ workshops AT QWF DOT org ]
www.qwf.org

QWF gratefully acknowledges the assistance of the Canada Council for the Arts.

Canada Council for the Arts / Conseil des Arts du Canada