Free Creative Writing Class
Free Creative Writing Classes for the SAIT community
On November 9th, from 2 - 5 P.M., SAIT's Writers Workshop is offering a free creative writing workshop to SAIT students, staff and community in the Reg Erhardt Library meeting room (MC008). Workshop participants will be led through a story creation exercise by Mike Jones, PhD Creative Writing and Literature, University of Houston. Afterwards Mike; Jani Krulc, author of the The Jesus Year; and Writers Workshop members will meet with students and staff to create stories or workshop any writing they bring in. Snacks will be provided.
Please RSVP for the workshop to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SAIT Creative Writing Festival
This event is part of the SAIT Creative Writing Festival. In fulfillment of its mandate to host an annual creative writing event for the larger SAIT community, SAIT's Writers Workshop has partnered with filling Station magazine to celebrate its 25th anniversary.
From 6:30 to 7 P.M. in the Orpheus theatre, the Writers Workshop will celebrate their accomplishments with readings by members Richard Jones and Mike Jones (unrelated). The Workshop will also announce the 2017/2018 SAIT student short story contest winner, and the winner will read a portion of their incredible story. Name of the winner and biography coming soon.
From 7:00 to 8:30 P.M. Calgary authors with connections to filling Station will read in the Orpheus theatre, culminating with our very special guest reader, Liz Howard, winner of the Griffin Poetry Prize.
From 8:30 to 10 P.M. we will convene in the Gateway for drinks and socializing.