Problem-Based Writing with Jordan Abel - The FOLD

Problem-Based Writing with Jordan Abel

Description

A creative writing workshop that focuses on how one writes from a problem-based approach. Join acclaimed author Jordan Abel for a session on how to tackle the central issues in your writing—questions that arise may include engagements with ethics, narrative, position, and representation, and we will explore how to find your way through these issues in a manner that makes for engaging, dynamic writing. This workshop is grounded in memoir writing but contains information and strategies that can work across many genres!

This session will be closed-captioned. Closed captioning provided by Zoom auto transcription.

This session will be followed by a Q&A.
Registration for this workshop will open on October 15.

 

Webinar Host

Jordan Abel is a queer Nisga’a writer from Vancouver. He is the author of The Place of Scraps, Un/inhabited, Injun, and NISHGA. Abel’s next project, a work of fiction called Empty Spaces forthcoming from McClelland & Stewart in 2023. Abel currently teaches Indigenous Literatures, Research-Creation, and Creative Writing in the Department of English and Film Studies at the University of Alberta.

Upcoming Webinars

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How to Start as an Illustrator with Myriam Chery

October 15, 2022 12:00 pm

Online

In this workshop Myriam Chery will talk about how to create a beautiful portfolio and a professional website that will catch the attention of art directors, and discuss ways to get hired as an illustrator and make side income with your art.

Date: Saturday, October 15, 2022
Time: 12:00 pm
Cost: FREE

REGISTER HERE

This session will be closed-captioned. Closed captioning provided by Zoom auto transcription.

This session will be followed by a Q&A.

 

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