Step inside the world of writing! The Canadian Writers’ Summit (CWS 2018) is a super conference jointly hosted by a cohort of Canadian writer organizations. Members of all of these organizations are especially encouraged to attend, but CWS 2018 welcomes everyone and anyone interested in writing and publishing in Canada.
Early Bird Registration is available until APRIL 17.
Keynotes (open to the public):
— d’bi. Young Anitafrika (June 14 at 8pm)
— Tomson Highway (June 15 at 8pm)
— Virginia Pésémapéo-Bordeleau (June 16 at 8pm)
Events FREE and open to the public:
— LCP New Members Reading (June 14 at 6pm)
— Wikipedia Edit-a-thon (June 15 at 9am)
— Anne Szumigalski Lecture (June 15 at 5:15pm)
— CCWWPP Town Hall: #TimesUp and CanLit in Crisis (June 16 at 8am)
— Dayne Ogilvie Prize for LGBTQ Emerging Writers (June 16 at 5:30pm)
The Organizing Partners of CWS 2018 are: Book and Periodical Council, Canadian Authors — Positive Quotes, Tips & Words for the Writer's Life, Canscaip, Canadian Creative Writers and Writing Programs, Toronto International Festival of Authors, National Reading Campaign, The League of Canadian Poets, Playwrights Guild of Canada, The Writers' Union of Canada, Writers' Trust of Canada and Union des écrivaines et des écrivains québécois.
For questions and inquiries, visit canadianwriterssummit.com or contact us at [email protected]