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Summit Schedule 

Monday, May 8th

11 am (CRAFT) KEYNOTE: Monique Gray Smith

1 pm (CAREER) Wanda Taylor: Book Proposals

7 pm (CONNECT) Briony Penn: Writing/Righting the Wrongs

Tuesday, May 9th

11 am (CRAFT) Thea Lim : Courting Disaster

1 pm (CAREER) Caitlin Jans: Submiting to Lit Mags

7 pm (CONNECT) KEYNOTE: Angela Ackerman

Wednesday, May 10th

Susan Olding: Persona and POV in personal essay

Paul Bae: Podcasts


Thursday, May 11th

11 am (CRAFT) Joanna Lilley: Poets toolbox

1 pm (CAREER) Mentorship matters with Thea, Wanda, Susan

7 pm (CONNECT) Evening Social: Getting to Know You

Friday, May 12th

11 am (CRAFT) Angela Ackerman: Craft talk

1 pm (CAREER) Paul Bae: Comedy

7 pm (CONNECT) FIRESIDE CHAT: Angela Ackerman hosted by KT Wagner

Saturday, May 13th

11 am (CRAFT) Write Together with Caitlin Jans

1 pm (CAREER) Summit In/Verse with Dominique Bernier-Cormier, Emily Osborne and Yilin Wang, hosted by Neil Surkan. Dominique Bernier-Cormier is the author of Entre Rive and Shore. Emily Osborn is the author of Safety Razor. Yilin Wang is the editor and translator of The Lantern and the Night Moths.

7 pm (CONNECT) Gala w/ host Andrea Warner

Supported by the British Columbia Arts Council

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