Quebec Writers' Federation Workshops

Writing Workshops - Spring 2015 Session

Develop your writing with the mentorship of an acclaimed professional writer and feedback from your peers.

Newly added: Eight-week Literary Translation workshop with Jonathan Kaplansky, a moderated two-hour peer-to-peer session on self-publishing, and a one-day intensive workshop on Literary Genealogy with Muriel Gold. Scroll down for more info.

Workshops take place at the QWF Office
1200 Atwater Avenue, Room 3, Westmount, QC (Atwater Metro Station)

WRITING LONG: THE NOVEL - WORKSHOP FULL
TEN Mondays, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
March 9 to May 11, 2015 (including Easter Monday, April 6)

Led by CLAIRE HOLDEN ROTHMAN.

SCRIPTING REALITY: DOCUMENTARY FILM WRITING
WORKSHOP CANCELLED
Eight Mondays, 8:00 to 10:00 p.m.
March 9 to April 27, 2015 (including Easter Monday, April 6)

Led by JOCELYNE CLARKE.

WRITING LIFE: TURNING PERSONAL EXPERIENCE INTO PUBLISHABLE ESSAYS- WORKSHOP FULL
Eight Tuesdays, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
March 10 to April 28, 2015

Led by SARAH LOLLEY.

THE ART OF SHORT FICTION: MAKING YOUR PROSE POP
WORKSHOP FULL
Eight Tuesdays, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
March 17 to May 5, 2015

Led by MARK LAVORATO.

NARRATIVE NON-FICTION: FINDING THE STORY AMONG THE FACTS
Eight Wednesdays, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
March 11 to April 29, 2015

Led by JULIE BARLOW.

SOME LIKE IT HOT: YOUNG ADULT FICTION
Eight Wednesdays, 8:00 to 10:00 p.m.
March 11 to April 29, 2015

Led by MONIQUE POLAK & LORI WEBER.

POETRY’S BENDS AND BREAKS: THE ART OF THE LINE
Eight Thursdays, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
March 12 to April 30, 2015

Led by SUE SINCLAIR.

FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT EDITING AND BEING EDITED
Eight Thursdays, 8:00 to 10:00 p.m.
March 12 to April 30, 2015

Led by BRYAN DEMCHINSKY.

LITERARY TRANSLATION: HOW CREATIVITY CROSSES OVER
NEW! May 11 to June 29, 2015
Please visit workshop description page for detailed schedule.

Led by JONATHAN KAPLANSKY.

SIZE DOESN’T MATTER: WHY SOCIAL MEDIA CAN HELP YOU BECOME A BETTER WRITER. AND WHY IT CAN’T
SATURDAY, March 28, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
WORKSHOP CANCELLED

Led by ARJUN BASU.

EARTHQUAKE (A POETRY WORKSHOP)
SATURDAY, April 11, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by JOHN STEFFLER.

FREELANCING BOOT CAMP: TAKE YOUR FREELANCE CAREER TO NEW HEIGHTS
SATURDAY, May 2, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by JULIE BARLOW.

SELF-PUBLISHING - A MODERATED PEER-TO-PEER INFO SESSION
SATURDAY, May 9, 2015, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

PEER-TO-PEER INFO SESSION.

LITERARY GENEALOGY: HOW TO RESEARCH AND TELL YOUR FAMILY STORIES
SATURDAY, May 23, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by MURIEL GOLD.

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.

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