Quebec Writers' Federation Workshops

Fall 2017 Writing Workshops

QWF writing workshops help participants develop writing with the mentorship of an acclaimed professional writer and feedback from peers. Workshops take place at the QWF Office: 1200 Atwater Avenue, Room 3, Westmount, QC.

For information on accessibilty and public transit, read our accessibility policy: www.qwf.org/accessibility.html.


QWF Fall 2017 Workshop Registration Fees
eight & ten-week workshops

WRITING LONG: THE NOVEL
TEN MONDAYS, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
October 2 – December 11, 2017 (excluding October 9, Thanksgiving)

Led by Claire Holden Rothman.

TELLING STORIES IN SOUND: WRITING FOR PODCASTS
EIGHT MONDAYS, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
October 2 – November 27, 2017 (excluding October 9, Thanksgiving)

Led by Taylor Tower.

INTERMEDIATE MEMOIR: WRITING YOUR LIFE
EIGHT TUESDAYS, 6:00 p.m.to 8:00 p.m.
October 3 – November 21, 2017

Led by Elaine Kalman Naves.

STORIES YOU'RE ITCHING TO TELL: MEMOIR WRITING FOR BEGINNERS
EIGHT TUESDAYS, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
October 3 – November 28, 2017 (no meeting October 24)

Led by Carolyn Marie Souaid.

POETRY BOOT CAMP
TEN WEDNESDAYS, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
October 4 – December 13, 2017 (no meeting November 1)

Led by Derek Webster.

YOUR WORDS ARE MY BUSINESS: KICKSTART YOUR FREELANCE WRITING CAREER
EIGHT WEDNESDAYS, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
October 4 – November 29, 2017 (no meeting November 1)

Led by Richard Andrews.

NARRATIVE NON-FICTION: FINDING THE STORY AMONG THE FACTS
EIGHT THURSDAYS, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
October 5 – November 23, 2017

Led by Julie Barlow.

LEFT TO YOUR OWN DEVICES: THE RHETORIC OF SHORT FICTION
EIGHT THURSDAYS, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
October 5 – November 23, 2017

Led by Jeffrey Moore.

INDIGENOUS POETICS
SATURDAY, October 14, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Workshop location: Room 1, Atwater Library, 1200 Atwater Avenue

Led by Shannon Webb-Campbell.

LIGHTEN UP: HOW TO BE FUNNY IN CREATIVE NON-FICTION
SATURDAY, Ocotber 21, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by Amy Fish.

HIGH DRAMA, GRIPPING SUSPENSE: INVOKING THE FEAR OF THE UNKNOWN
SATURDAY, November 4, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by Trevor Ferguson.

UNDER THE CROSSCHECK MICROSCOPE: PREPARING A YA MANUSCRIPT FOR TAKE-OFF
SATURDAY, November 11, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by Lori Weber.

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