[We meet in the LIBRARY in March]
Resources for Writers in Victoria
Date: Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Place: Central (downtown) Library, 735 Broughton Street
A panel of Victoria's authors discuss local writing instruction, critique groups, contests, editing, publishing, open mic nights and the general writing community. Each of our six speakers will present for around five minutes, with Q&A to follow.
Our presenters are Nicola Furlong (Publishing), Peter Grant (Periodical Writers Association of Canada), Yvonne Blomer (Planet Earth Poetry), Ann Graham Walker (Federation of British Columbia Writers), Sally Jennings (Professional Editors Association of Vancouver Island) and Edeana Malcolm (Victoria Writers' Society). Introducing the Panelists (read more)
Please bring along questions or information on the who, what, where, when, why and/or how of writing in the capital city. Moderated by the Victoria Writers' Society.
Local publications will be available. We encourage authors to display on the tables provided. Refreshments will be biscuits and [BYO cup for] coffee.
Perhaps you should consider submitting a piece to Island Writer – our twice-yearly collection from Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands.
Please arrive a little early so we can all settle in comfortably. The evening includes refreshments. Family, friends, and the general public are welcome.
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