Write After Lunch: A New 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 new 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 on the Guild website.
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.
MAY 6 TALK:
Ed Willett: "TARDIS: Time and Relative Dimensions in Stories"
When: Tuesday, May 6 | 12:15-12:45 p.m.
Where: SWG Regina Office | #100, 1150 - 8th Avenue
Edward Willett is the author of more than 50 books of fiction and nonfiction for adults, young adults and children. He won the Aurora Award for best Canadian science fiction novel in 2009 for Marseguro (DAW Books), later republished in an omnibus edition with its sequel, Terra Insegura, under the title The Helix War. His latest book is the YA/adult crossover fantasy novel Masks (also from DAW), first book in a trilogy that continues with Shadows in August and Faces next spring. Coming out in May from Coteau Books is Song of the Sword, first book in a new five-book YA urban fantasy series, The Shards of Excalibur, set largely in Regina. Book 2, Twist of the Blade, will be out this fall, with the remaining books to follow at six-month intervals. Also out later this year: Falcon’s Egg, sequel to last year’s science fiction novel Right to Know, published by Bundoran Press Ed has taught numerous workshops and writing classes over the years, and was the 2011-2012 writer-in-residence at the Regina Public Library.
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*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 Ed Willett.