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Write After Lunch: SWG Talk Series

Did you ever wish you could lunch with an author? Dine on words? The SWG has just the program for you! Join us at noon on the first Tuesday of every month for our luncheon craft talks.

Talks begin at 12:15 p.m. and end at 12:45 p.m., and you have two options to participate. You can attend in person at the Regina office (Suite 100, 1150-8th Avenue). Or if you prefer, you can participate from your home, office or favourite Wi-Fi spot as long as you have access to high speed Internet.* (See below for instructions)

The SWG is pleased to announce that we are now able to broadcast our sessions around the province and beyond using a live streaming video platform. We’ve chosen Livestream as our delivery system. This is a free service, but you do need to Login with your email and a password to access content. Instructions can be found at the bottom of this page.

If attending in person, bring a bagged lunch and listen to some of your favourite authors talk about the craft of writing. We’ll provide coffee, tea, and water. Write After Lunch is a public event open to everyone and there is no need to register.


February 3 - Story as Lifeline: Creating Intergeneration Connection

Speaker: Shauneen Pete

 

Shauneen Pete is from Little Pine First Nations, Saskatchewan. She has been an educator in the province for over twenty-five years working as an alternative high school teacher, a division level educational consultant, and professor. Shauneen also served as both the Vice-President (Academic) and Interim President at First Nations University of Canada (FNUC).

She is a professional storyteller; sharing contemporary and traditional stories in schools, community groups and at the First Nations University of Canada. As a public speaker, Shauneen presents on topics of workplace equity; institutional racism; cultural competency development; leadership and organizational change. She speaks to issues concerning First Nations people’s histories, identities and issues including women and leadership; violence against women; First Nations education and more recently on issues associated with Indigenizing the University.

*JOIN US ON LIVESTREAM - Instructions

The SWG is pleased to announce that we are now able to “live stream” our free Write After Lunch series to anyone who has access to high speed Internet.

If you’d like to participate from your home, office or favourite Wi-Fi spot, you can easily do so. This is a free service, but you do need to Login to Livestream with your email and a password to access content. Set this up ahead of time.

To do so, either Google “Livestream,” or go to this URL: http://new.livestream.com/home. Set up your login then search for Write After Lunch with Shauneen Pete.

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