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Creative Team Member Emily Campbell*

When she was younger, Emily once aspired to be a snake-charmer when (read: if) she grew up. But the days of platonic reptilian romance are gone, and have been replaced by something much better. Not only has she been lucky enough to attend 3 summers and 2 winters worth of writing camps, she now finds herself […]

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Back by Popular Demand-David Wilson for Both Weeks!

Hello Wordsworthians;  The following is a bit about the class I will be facilitating. We will be doing a thing I like to call “Body, Breath & Voice for Writers”. In this class we will explore a series of artistic and fun disciplines, and then observe the directions these activities take our writing.  Movement, breathing, meditation, flash-writing, […]

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WordsWorth: Should You Apply?

WordsWorth Summer Youth Writing Residency July 8-13 and July 15-21, 2012 Should you Apply? WorthWorth runs two weeks in the summer at Kamp Kiwanis. It is open to writers who believe in the power of words. Writers who are hungry, passionate and interested in the craft of writing, the beauty of meaning and what happens […]

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In Memoriam: Robert Kroetsch

It is with great sadness that we grieve the loss of one of our own, someone involved with the Alberta literary arts community from the beginning—a great writer, exceptional friend, and esteemed mentor—Mr. Robert Kroetsch.  Mr. Kroetsch was killed in a car accident on Tuesday, June 21, 2011 on his way home from the Canmore […]

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