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Tuesday, September 17

Intro to Creative Writing

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 6:30 PM
York Quay Centre
Courses & workshops: IFOA Weekly
Participants:
Brian Francis

Tuesdays, September 17 to October 22 (2 hours)

This course is specifically designed for beginners and recreational writers. You’ll learn the techniques and tools to take you one step closer to getting published. The course covers all the fundamentals, like character development, plot, setting, structure and more in a fun and relaxed environment. Taught by novelist Brian Francis.

Fee: $226 – price includes a one-year supporter subscription to the IFOA weekly series, or an additional one-year extension to an existing subscription.

For further information, contact info@ifoa.org.

Wednesday, September 18

Book Club: September

Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 6:00 PM
York Quay Centre
Book club: IFOA Learning
Participants:
Book Club

Every third Wednesday, September to May (1.5 hours)

Meet other book lovers, discuss fascinating topics and expand your world. Our monthly book club features guest speakers and books handpicked from IFOA programming. As an added bonus, register and receive a FREE one-year supporter subscription to the IFOA weekly series, or an additional one-year extension to an existing subscription.

For further information, contact info@ifoa.org.

In Conversation with Joseph Boyden

Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 7:30 PM
York Quay Centre - Brigantine Room
Interview, Reading: IFOA Weekly
Participants: Joseph Boyden, Matt Galloway
Boyden, The Orenda

At this special launch event, Giller Prize-winning author Joseph Boyden reads from his new novel, The Orenda, about the kidnapping of a young Iroquois girl, her Huron Nation captor and a Jesuit missionary. This reading will be followed by an interview with Canadian radio personality Matt Galloway.

Wednesday, September 25

The Writers’ Union of Canada Showcase

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 7:30 PM
York Quay Centre - Brigantine Room
Special Event: IFOA Weekly
Participants: John Degen, Farzana Doctor, Dorris Heffron, Eric Enno Tamm
Writers' Union

Authors affiliated with The Writers’ Union of Canada, a national organization of over 1,900 professional book writers, share their work in celebration of TWUC’s 40th anniversary. Featuring award-winning novelist Lawrence Hill, this event will be hosted by John Degen, Executive Director of TWUC.

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