Young Voices Writers Conference 2017
for Toronto writers aged 12 to 19
Get motivated at a full day of workshops led by professionals. Learn new skills, check out an open mic, win prizes and get published in an Instant Anthology!
Amazing workshops include:
Visual Storytelling with Graphic Artist Keith Grachow
Learn the tools of visual storytelling through comic books, children's books, graphic novels and web comics.
Write Your Way Out of a Paper Bag with Author Eufemia Fantetti
Enhance your writing and create compelling characters to make your reader see the world anew.
Songwriting for Musical Dummies with Songwriter and Novelist Greg Rhyno
Learn about all aspects of songwriting - subject matter, voice, tone, style and phrasing.
Poetry and the Music of Social Conscience with Poet Canisia Lubrin
Use music as a tool for generating socially engaged poetry, whether you're new to poems or not.
Spoken Word with Slam Champ Patrick de Belen
Explore the art of performance poetry through creative writing activities, performance games and free-writes.
Zine Creation with Veteran Zinester Suzanne Sutherland
Learn about zine culture and how to make your own zine.
Poetry as Resistance with Poet Chimwemwe Undi