Quebec Writers' Federation Workshops

Writing Workshops - Fall 2015 Session

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

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

INVENTING THE TRUTH: A WORKSHOP ON CREATIVE NON-FICTION, PERSONAL ESSAYS AND MEMOIRS
Eight Mondays, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
October 5 to November 30, 2015 (no meeting on Thanksgiving, October 12)

Led by JOEL YANOFSKY.

SOMETHING OMNISCIENT: AN INTERMEDIATE SHORT STORY WORKSHOP
Eight Mondays, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
September 21 to November 16, 2015 (No meeting on Thanksgiving, October 12)

Led by ELISE MOSER.

THE PLAY’S THE THING!
Eight Tuesdays, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
October 6 to November 24, 2015

Led by ALEXANDRIA HABER.

THE NARRATIVE LABYRINTH: AN EXPLORATION IN HYBRID LITERATURE
Eight Tuesdays, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
October 6 to November 24, 2015

Led by BILLY MAVREAS.

THE LONG HAUL: A WORKSHOP FOR PEOPLE WRITING NOVELS
Eight Wednesdays, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
October 7 to December 2, 2015 (No meeting November 4)

Led by DAVID HOMEL.

BIOGRAPHY, ASSISTED MEMOIR AND GHOSTWRITING
Eight Wednesdays, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
October 7 to December 2, 2015 (No meeting November 4)

Led by PETER MCFARLANE.

GET OUT OF YOUR HEAD (AND INTO SOMEONE ELSE’S): NARRATIVE VOICE IN SHORT FICTION
Eight Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
October 8 to November 26, 2015

Led by ANNA LEVENTHAL.

CLOSE EDITING OF THE THIRD EYE KIND: THE ALCHEMIC ART OF POETICS
Eight Thursdays, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
October 8 to November 26, 2015

Led by JERAMY DODDS.

TRAVEL WRITING SECRETS and THE ART OF THE PITCH
SATURDAY, September 12, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by CLEO PASKAL.

OLD WINE IN NEW BOTTLES: STRUCTURE AND STORYTELLING IN THE PERSONAL ESSAY
SATURDAY, September 26, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by KITTY HOFFMAN.

CAPTURING MEMORIES: HOW TO RESEARCH AND DEVELOP A COMPELLING FAMILY STORY (PART 2)
SATURDAY, October 24, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by MURIEL GOLD .

LOVE LIT MAGS AND THEY’LL LOVE YOU BACK: FINDING A HOME FOR YOUR WRITING IN JOURNALS
SATURDAY, November 7, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Led by RACHEL THOMPSON.

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