Waterloo County English Awards Writers Workshop and Awards Day
Winners and contributors from each school's internal competition are invited each year to attend a day of workshops presented by local authors. The day concludes with an awards ceremony to celebrate the art of the written word.
Hosts: Renison University College and University of Waterloo English Department
Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
A detailed program is coming soon!
Panel Discussion with guests from Conestoga College, University of Waterloo and Laurier University.
Gary Kirkham - Scriptwriting: Writing Dialogue for Stage & Screen
Janice Lee - Spoken Word: Poetry as Performance
Devon Moriarty - Pursuing a PhD: Rhetoric and Reddit
Sana Abuliel - Poetry
Susan Fish - Short Story
Angie Hill & Brian Bourke - Get in the (K)now!: Radio & Print Journalism
Heather Wright - Self-Publication: Getting your Name Out There!
9:15 - 9:50 Arrival and session sign-up (Great Hall) & Welcome
10:00 - 11:00 Workshop Session 1
11:00 - 11:45 Bring Your Own Lunch (Great Hall)
11:45 - 12:30 Panel Discussion (Why Study the Arts in Post Secondary?)
12:30 - 1:30 Workshop Session 2
1:30-2:30 Awards Ceremony (Great Hall)