Writers Conferences & Writing Workshops
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Okanagan Valley Writers' Festival
       
Website okanaganvalleywritersfestival.com
Year Established 2016
Program Description Spend the weekend with knowledgeable, generous & enthusiastic people active in the publishing industry, who want to help you further your writing goals. All genres & experience levels welcome. Workshops, panel discussions, chats over meals, & more.
Number of Programs/Year 1
Program Length weekend
Group Size or S:T Ratio Mixed; one-on-ones available.
Program Focus Publishing, Religion, Fiction, Humor, Journalism, Mystery, Nature, Playwriting, Romance, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Screenwriting, Travel, Poetry, Young Adult, Horror, Autobiography/Memoir, Non-fiction, Children's, Marketing
Faculty 2017 Presenters: Caitlin Hicks, Elma Schemenauer, Jennifer Manuel, Lorna Schultz Nicholson, Michelle Barker, Robert W Mackay, Robert Mackwood, Simon Rose, Suzanne Anderson, Sylvia Taylor
Costs 2017: $250. Includes 4 workshops, 2 panel discussions, 5 meals, 4 snacks, 2 evenings of entertainment.
Global Locations Penticton, Canada
Months April
Sponsor's Facebook Page www.facebook.com/OKWritersFest01/
Contact Dawn Renaud
organizer
Shatford Centre/Okanagan School of the Arts
760 Main Street
Penticton, BC V2A 5E2
Canada
Phone: 250.770.7668
E-Mail: info@shatfordcentre.com

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