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Friday, November 3 @ 7:00pm – CIGI Campus Auditorium
67 Erb St. W, Waterloo:
+ winners of The New Quarterly’s fiction, non-fiction, and poetry contests
$15 (+13% HST) at the door
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Saturday, November 4 – Balsillie School of International Affairs (CIGI campus)
67 Erb St. W, Waterloo
8:30 – 9:30 am:
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Young Creators Masterclass with Carrie Snyder (for writers aged 13-17) – $40 (+13% HST) at the door
9:30 – 10:50 am:
Crafting the Poem with Evelyn Lau – $25 (+13% HST) at the door
First Word, First Sentence, First Paragraph with Robert Rotenberg – $25 (+13% HST) at the door
11:10 – 12:30 pm:
12:30 – 1:30 pm
Book Signing and EVO Kitchen Boxed Lunches
1:30 – 2:50 pm
Writer’s Craft Class: Interactive Possibilities of Creative Nonfiction with Betsy Warland – $25 (+13% HST) at the door
The Art of the Shelfie: Marketing Yourself as a Writer with Amanda Leduc – $25 (+13% HST) at the door
Poetry Masterclass: Recklessness and Revision in Poetry with Chris Banks – $40 (+13% HST) at the door
3:10 – 4:30 pm
Finding Home: Stories My Father Never Told Me with Tamas Dobozy and Pasha Malla – $15 (+13% HST) at the door
Wild Writers Nonfiction Panel: Risk, Rejection, and the Personal Essay with Kyle Edwards, Alicia Elliott, Susan Olding, and Betsy Warland. Tasneem Jamal as Moderator – Free!
Childhood and Intuition as Literary Inspiration with Kathleen Winter – $25 (+13% HST) at the door
4:30 – 5:30 pm
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Saturday, November 4 @ 7:00pm – Nick & Nat’s Uptown 21
21 King St.N, Waterloo, ON N2J 2W6
A Conversation with Stacey May Fowles and Bill Pegg
+ Bruce Johnstone as MC
+ Live Music from Shannon Lyon
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Sunday, November 5 @ 10:00am – Rhapsody Barrel Bar
179 King St W, Kitchener, ON N2G 1A9
Moderated by Sharron Smith
Coffee with the authors begins at 9:30 followed by breakfast fare. The writers will discuss their latest work, the writing process, and life as a writer. Intimate, casual, engaging – an ideal way to spend a Sunday morning.
$45 (+13% HST) at the door