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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 Summer Workshop and the opportunity to work on a book-length manuscript in the Correspondence Program.


Graduate Certificate in Creative Writing

For students working on book-length projects.

Apply now for May 2019!

Summer Workshop in Creative Writing

A week-long intensive workshop at Humber's beautiful Lakeshore Campus. Takes place July 7 to 12, 2019.

Faculty

David Bezmozgis

David Bezmozgis

Program Director, Creative Writing
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Alissa York

Alissa York

Full-Time Faculty, 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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Trevor Cole

Trevor Cole

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Karen Connelly

Karen Connelly

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A Showcase of Student Success


La Brigantessa

La Brigantessa

Rosanna Micelotta Battigelli

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The Magpie’s Library

The Magpie’s Library

Kate Blair

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Tangled Planet

Tangled Planet

Kate Blair

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Transferral

Transferral

Kate Blair

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The Colours of Birds

The Colours of Birds

Rebecca Higgins

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Side by Side

Side by Side

Anita Kushwaha

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The Woo-Woo

The Woo-Woo

Lindsay Wong

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The Prague Crystal

The Prague Crystal

Dana Kobernick

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The Missing Field

The Missing Field

Jennifer Zilm

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Outlet River

Outlet River

Susan Brannigan-Rampp

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Duelling New World

Duelling New World

Ann Birch

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Black Beach

Black Beach

Glynis Guevara

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News

Rosanna Micelotta Battigelli headshot

As Robert McKee said, “Writing is a marathon, not a sprint.” It takes time to master the craft, and more time still to devise a plot and characters that will keep readers engaged. And publishing? That’s another matter entirely. But as alumna Rosanna Micelotta Battigelli found out, it’s worth the wait and the work to see your books reaching readers.

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Kate Blair

For some, third time’s the charm. But Kate Blair has been three-times lucky. The 2017 graduate is getting ready to publish her third novel, and we caught up with her over email to learn more about the details.

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Students at Summer workshop

Looking to kick-start your next writing project? Connect with like-minded writers and get expert feedback from established authors and publishing professionals in our Summer Workshop in Creative Writing. 

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Glynis Guevara headshot

While many writers know their vocation from a very young age, others realize their calling later in life. In a way, Glynis Guevara falls into both of these categories.

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Rebecca Higgins

When the best laid plans go awry, they sometimes do so with serendipitous results. Rebecca Higgins, a 2015 School for Writers graduate, knows this from experience.

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