TOK Winnipeg: A Two-Day Celebration of Books and Writers
On Friday, November 15th, 2019, Diaspora Dialogues kicks off with three professional workshops beginning for writers, or those wanting to write. Winnipeg writers David Alexander Robertson and Sally Ito teach MASTERCLASSES in Young-Adult Fiction, and Writing Your Personal Myth, respectively.
An all-star panel of agents and publishes heads a HOW TO PITCH PUBLISHERS AND AGENTS. Joining us from Winnipeg is Karmen Wells, formerly with Harper Collins Canada, now head of her own company Shelf Made Creative and Catharina de Bakker (Editorial Director), Great Plains Publications; coming from Toronto is Janie Yoon, Associate Publisher of House of Anansi Press and Meg Wheeler, International Rights Director and Associate Agent, Westwood Creative Artists.