FOLD Academy Webinars - The FOLD


FOLD Academy is a webinar series for writers developing their craft.  FOLD Academy Kids connects young readers and writers 5-9 years of age with Canadian authors.


NEW! FOLD Academy Kids

Join us at 11am EST every Wednesday in April for #WebinarWednesdays.

All events will begin at 11am EST and finish by noon. Each event includes a stay-at-home-activity and a Q and A period.

Register for individual events below. We recommend downloading the Zoom app or visiting Zoom prior to your first event.

Wednesday, April 15 – Matthew Forsythe

Matt Forsythe Colour Pages

Wednesday, April 22 — Jay Odjick – REGISTER


How to Take Part

FOLD Academy webinars for adults are held on the second Saturday of the month at 12pm EST and can be accessed wherever there is internet access. The last FOLD Academy Webinar with Sandhya Menon takes place on Saturday, April 11. Past webinars are also available for viewing.

The 2019/2020 season of FOLD Academy is sponsored by Harlequin Books.

Past Webinars

A photo of author SK ALi alongside the cover for her book, THE PROUDEST BLUE.

FOLD Kids Academy with S. K. Ali

April 1, 2020 11:00 am


Hear author S.K. Ali read from and talk about her latest book, The Proudest Blue, and finish with a stay-at-home project designed for young readers and writers.

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Tips and Tricks for Writing Nonfiction with Alicia Elliott

January 11, 2020 2:00 pm


How do you craft nonfiction that’s compelling and crucial? By using many of the same tools we use for fiction, like scene, setting, and dialogue. Don’t miss this crucial webinar from Haudenosaunee writer Alicia Elliott, one of the most exciting writers working in nonfiction today.

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