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401 Richmond, 401 Richmond Street West, Room 401
Toronto, Ontario Canada

November 2019

Writing About Illness and Disability workshop with Jacob Scheier

November 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 21, 2019

401 Richmond, 401 Richmond, 401 Richmond Street West, Room 401
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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In this eight-week writing workshop participants will be writing poetry and personal narrative (prose) exploring illness and disability. Through close reading, discussion of literary devices and workshop writing exercises and assignments, participants will work towards making their experiences of illness and disability speak to others in an evocative and possibly provocative way. Subject matter is not limited to physical illness and/or disability but includes mental health issues—as you identify them, (including, but certainly not limited to trauma). There is, in…

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