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  • WE ARETHE SCHOOL FOR WRITERS

    Our distinguished school has had over 300 alumni go on to publish books. We offer a broad range of courses and programs including an intensive writing week in the Fall Workshop, the opportunity to work on a book-length manuscript in the Correspondence Program, and part-time classes in Continuing Education.

    Creative Writing by Correspondence

    For students working on book-length projects.

    Fall Workshop in Creative Writing

    Week-long intensive workshop at Harbourfront's IFOA, October 23-28, 2016.

    Comic Scriptwriting by Correspondence

    Prepares writers to enter the entertainment field with confidence.

Workshops & Courses

Selected Published Alumni Books


The Narcoleptic Madonna

The Narcoleptic Madonna

Kim Fahner

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Braille on Water

Braille on Water

Kim Fahner

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The Art of Rebellion

The Art of Rebellion

Brenda Joyce Leahy

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Worthy: A Novel

Worthy: A Novel

Bobbie Smith

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Translation Of Love

Translation Of Love

Lynne Kutsukake

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Friendly Fire

Friendly Fire

Lisa Guenther

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The Couple Next Door

The Couple Next Door

Shari Lapena

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The Girl Who Was Born That Way

The Girl Who Was Born That Way

Gail Benick

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The Nine Lives of Travis Keating

The Nine Lives of Travis Keating

Jill MacLean

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Waiting Room

Waiting Room

Jennifer Zilm

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Kay's Lucky Coin Variety

Kay's Lucky Coin Variety

Ann Y. K. Choi

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Tears in the Grass

Tears in the Grass

Lynda A. Archer

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News

Deepam Wadds

Meet the winner of The Writers' Union of Canada's Short Prose Competition for the best story under 2,500 words, grad Deepam Wadds.

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Anne Bishop

Humber School for Writers grad Anne Bishop on lambing, skunks, ticks, and winning awards.

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The Long Hello by Cathie Borrie

Cathie Borrie on getting a book deal when no one wants to publish your book.

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Faculty

Antanas Sileika

Antanas Sileika

Program Director, Creative Writing
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Jami Attenberg

Jami Attenberg

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Joan Barfoot

Joan Barfoot

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David Bergen

David Bergen

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Sandra Birdsell

Sandra Birdsell

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Giles Blunt

Giles Blunt

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Dennis Bock

Dennis Bock

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Danila Botha

Danila Botha

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Wayson Choy

Wayson Choy

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Karen Connelly

Karen Connelly

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Elizabeth Duncan

Elizabeth Duncan

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Marina Endicott

Marina Endicott

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Camilla Gibb

Camilla Gibb

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Don Gillmor

Don Gillmor

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Samantha Harvey

Samantha Harvey

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Lawrence Hill

Lawrence Hill

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Nalo Hopkinson

Nalo Hopkinson

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Isabel Huggan

Isabel Huggan

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Helen Humphreys

Helen Humphreys

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Trilby Kent

Trilby Kent

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Joe Kertes

Joe Kertes

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Ashley Little

Ashley Little

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John Metcalf

John Metcalf

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Pamela Mordecai

Pamela Mordecai

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Kim Moritsugu

Kim Moritsugu

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Donna Morrissey

Donna Morrissey

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Dan Needles

Dan Needles

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Tim O'Brien

Tim O'Brien

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Alison Pick

Alison Pick

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Michael Redhill

Michael Redhill

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Nino Ricci

Nino Ricci

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David Adams Richards

David Adams Richards

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Robert Rotenberg

Robert Rotenberg

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Richard Scarsbrook

Richard Scarsbrook

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Diane Schoemperlen

Diane Schoemperlen

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Richard Scrimger

Richard Scrimger

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Shyam Selvadurai

Shyam Selvadurai

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Olive Senior

Olive Senior

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Sarah Sheard

Sarah Sheard

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MG Vassanji

MG Vassanji

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Dianne Warren

Dianne Warren

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Tim Wynne-Jones

Tim Wynne-Jones

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