Friday, June 7, 2013 (All day)
SPOW Toronto 2013 conference
Here in Toronto we are thrilled to be hosting the fourth conference of the Society of Professional Obituary Writers (SPOW).
We know how much fun they are. We know how important they are. And we know...
After Two Months
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 (All day)
Freelancing the Future
All social and economic indicators point to freelancing as the way of the future in journalism and communications. This seven-week evening workshop provides participants with the knowledge and skill...
Saturday, April 20, 2013 (All day)
Fiction Writing Workshop with Sharon A. Crawford
In this interactive presentation, Sharon A. Crawford will discuss plots, characters and point of view in writing fiction and read from Beyond the Tripping Point.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 (All day)
Creating Plot and Characters with Heart, Soul and Principles
What comes first – the plot or the characters? And how do you incorporate them into your fiction? And if you have a social issue or a personal belief as part of your story, how do you include...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 (All day)
From Script to Screen: Writing for Documentary Films
To celebrate the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, running from April 25 to May 5, PWAC Toronto is honoured to present an evening with award-winning documentary filmmaker Kevin...
Thursday, March 28, 2013 (All day)
Where do crime and mystery stories come from?
Sharon A. Crawford will discuss origins of her plots and characters as she reads from her first collection of mystery short stories Beyond the Tripping Point. Character and plot origins will be...
Thursday, March 21, 2013 (All day)
Author Publisher Panel
Sharon A. Crawford, author of Beyond the Tripping Point, will moderate a panel with guest panelists Andrew J. Borkowski, whose book Copernicus Avenue won the 2012 Toronto Book Award, and Marc Coté,...
Saturday, February 23, 2013 (All day)
Learn how to self-edit. In this intensive one-day workshop, novelist Brian Francis and Doubleday Canada senior editor Nita Pronovost discuss the fundamentals of self-editing your fiction writing,...