UBC represents at 2021 Vancouver Writers Festival



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We’re pleased to participate in the 2021 Vancouver Writers Fest with an exciting event planned on Thursday, October 21. This year’s festival features faculty members and alumni speaking on a variety of issues topical to writers today.


PROGRAM-SPONSORED EVENT

UBC Creative Writing: Night Class
Thursday, October 24
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
In-person at the Revue Stage
$25
ASL on request

Billy-Ray Belcourt, Tanya Lloyd Kyi, Sarah Leavitt and Lindsay Wong

Now a staple of the Festival, this interactive, unpredictable workshop offers writing tips, tricks, and cues from six members of UBC Creative Writing’s illustrious department. Participants will learn key writing skills in five minutes or less through nimble, electrifying craft and rapid-fire creativity. Try out concepts and ask questions before listening to UBC students share model work. Full of invigorating thought exercises, Night Class explores a wide array of styles and genres, from poetry, song, and screenwriting to comics, nonfiction, and YA. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to gain key insights that will help take your writing to the next level.

Hosted by Alix Ohlin.

EVENTS WITH OUR FACULTY AND ALUMNI

MONDAY, OCTOBER 18

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 19

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 20

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 21

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23



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