Since 1992, the Humber School for Writers (HSW) has offered an immersive, focused workshop to jump start your creative writing.
During our Summer Workshop in Creative Writing, mornings are spent in classes with one of Humber’s esteemed writing advisors, and afternoons are devoted to craft and industry talks by Canada’s top authors, poets, publishers, editors and agents.
A Beautiful Truth, his third novel, won the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize, and was shortlisted for the Governor General’s Literary Award.
Olive Senior is the author of 17 books in different genres including fiction, non-fiction, and children’s literature.
Students will benefit from their wisdom as well as from an array of publishing professionals who come to dispel the myths and mysteries behind the writing and publishing process.
Anyone who is serious—or seriously curious—about becoming a writer will learn a great deal over the course of the week.
We encourage interested poets to enrol early to determine enrolment capacity.
David Bezmozgis, a writer and filmmaker, is the author of Natasha and Other Stories, The Free World, The Betrayers and Immigrant City, a story collection publishing in spring of 2019.
In 2010, he was one of the New Yorker’s 20 Under 40.
David has written and directed two feature films, Victoria Day and Natasha, each nominated in the writing category at the Canadian Screen Awards.