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Growing Room 2019 Workshop: Writing While Black

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24 W 4th Ave

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Vancouver, BC V5Y 1G3

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Part of Growing Room 2019

Writing While Black is a community dialogue series centred the voices of writers from the African Diaspora. With the goal of creating a safe(r) space and developing a community of Black writers, Writing While Black is an opportunity to foster and enhance creative writing skills and to engage in immediate and relevant discussions pertaining to the challenges and triumphs of being a black writer within a Canadian context.

Note: Writing While Black is intended for Black writers of all skill levels and experiences. We respectfully ask that non-Black folks refrain from registering for this workshop.

Instructor: Whitney French
Venue: 24 West 4th Avenue
Date: Sunday, March 10, 2019, 10:30am – 1:00pm
Cost: $15

Workshop Recommendations
In addition to any items mentioned in workshop descriptions, we recommend that workshop attendees bring the following:

  • A warm sweater or blanket (especially if your workshop is at 24 West 4th Avenue: the building can be a little chilly!)
  • A meal or snack (bottled and tap water will be available at all workshops, and coffee will be available at the workshops held during the day on weekends)



The venue is wheelchair accessible and ASL interpretation is available by request before February 15, 2019. Detailed information about accessibility at Growing Room is available at: https://festival.roommagazine.com/venues-and-accessibility/.

Growing Room takes place on the traditional, unceded, and ancestral territory of the Musqueam, Tsleil-Waututh, and Squamish peoples.

Growing Room is made possible thanks to support from our major sponsors and partners: Canadian Heritage, the Canada Council of the Arts, the BC Arts Council, the City of Vancouver, Creative BC, the Access Copyright Foundation, The Georgia Straight, and Massy Books. To learn more about our sponsors and partners, please visit festival.roommagazine.com/sponsors.

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