Ontario Writers' Conference

Posted 11.18.10

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Ajax,
Event Date: 
April 24, 2015
Application Deadline: 
March 31, 2015

The 2015 Ontario Writers’ Conference for fiction and creative nonfiction writers will be held from April 24 to April 25 in Ajax, Ontario, approximately 25 miles northeast of Toronto. The program features workshops, craft talks, master classes, readings, and meetings with agents and editors. Participants include 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 is $250 Canadian (approximately $208). The fee for a master class is $99 Canadian (approximately $82), and a one-on-one meeting with an agent or editor is $25 Canadian (approximately $21). The registration deadline is March 31. Lodging is 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.