Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Artesian, 2627 13th Ave. Regina, SK
Cost: Free – All are welcome.
The Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild and the Cathedral Village Arts festival are pleased to present the launch of Windscript magazine vol. 34, featuring some of the best writing by high school students in Saskatchewan.
Windscript is an annual magazine of high school writing, published by the Saskatchewan Writers' Guild since 1983. The SWG is proud to support the fresh, original work of student writers.
Join Editor Marie Powell and some of the students from this year's Windscript magazine as they read from their recently published work. Awards will be presented for the best writing in each category.
A reception will follow the readings and award presentations; join us for some refreshments and snacks.
Feature poet Chelsea Coupal will present a reading from her first poetry collection, Sedley.
Marie Powell is the author of 40 children’s books to date, including two young adult novels. Her award-winning short stories and poetry appear in such literary magazines as subTerrain, Room, and Transition, and her nonfiction appears online and in magazines across the country. She holds a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia. Marie edited Windscript in 2016, and edited fiction-nonfiction for Spring in 2017.
Feature Poet Bio:
Chelsea's first poetry collection, Sedley, published by Coteau Books, was released this month. She won the 2017 City of Regina Writing Award and was shortlisted for CV2's 2016 Young Buck Poetry Prize. Her poetry has appeared in literary journals across Canada, including Arc, EVENT and Grain.