Ontario Writers' Conference

Posted 11.18.10

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Ajax,
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 2015 Ontario Writers’ Conference for fiction and creative nonfiction writers was held from April 24 to April 25 in Ajax, Ontario, approximately 25 miles northeast of Toronto. The program featured workshops, craft talks, master classes, readings, and meetings with agents and editors. Participants included fiction writers Andrew Borkowski, Karen Connelly, Wayson Choy, and Terry Fallis; agents Sam Hiyate and Alison MacDonald; and editors Allyson Latta and Ruth E. Walker. The cost of the conference was $250 Canadian (approximately $208). The fee for a master class was $99 Canadian (approximately $82), and a one-on-one meeting with an agent or editor was $25 Canadian (approximately $21). The registration deadline was March 31. Lodging was available for discounted rates at nearby hotels. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.

Contact Information: 

Ontario Writers’ Conference, 728 Tulip Court, Oshawa, ON LIG 3C6, Canada. (905) 985-4409. Barbara Hunt, President.