March 2022 Meeting

Wednesday, March 02, 2022

A VWS and Federation of BC Writers Workshop

Censorship, Changing Language, and Precision: Writing the Tightrope

Ruth DyckFehderau

Via Zoom 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Join the Victoria Writers’ Society and the Federation of BC Writers for a special speaker event! Dr. Ruth DyckFehderau will give a lecture on Censorship, Changing Language, and Precision: Writing the Tightrope. In this talk, Ruth will walk us through how language changes, what we can do to stay current, and how this balancing act impacts our ability to get published.

Ruth DyckFehderau writes fiction and non-fiction. She teaches Creative Writing and English Literature at the University of Alberta. She is working on a commission to prepare Indian Residential School recovery stories with/for the James Bay Cree of Northern Quebec.

How to register:  The BC Fed would like to encourage attendees to register ahead using the website link below. You can choose the ‘free’ option. VWS Members may also use the second zoom link without registering, but the Fed would really like an idea of how many people will be attending so if you can, please register.

Registration Link: Anyone wanting to attend can register and get the zoom link from here: This link is set and will not change.

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