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Why The F*ck Are We Doing This Again?: Refocus Your Memoir (NEC/SUN-1W)

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Native Education College

237 East 5th Avenue

Vancouver, BC V5T 1H2

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Come break the isolation of writing with Why The F*ck Are We Doing This Again?: Refocus Your Memoir-Writing Practice!

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Event Type: Workshop

Event Code: NEC/SUN-1W

Venue: Native Education College, Classroom

Cost: $15***

**SOLD OUT**

Why The F*ck Are We Doing This Again?: Refocus Your Memoir-Writing Practice is a freewriting and discussion-based workshop that invites participants to refocus and renew energy when writing from personal experience. Come break the isolation of writing through challenges alone. Amber Dawn will lead participants through a series of freewriting exercises, group discussion, and optional peer-to-peer sharing. This workshop is memoir-focused, although easily adapted for other artists who are using personal experiences as a foundation for their practice.

100% of the registration and facilitation fees for this workshop will be donated to the Unist’ot’en Legal Defence.

***Eventbrite accepts credit cards. If you would like to reserve a spot for a paid event but prefer to pay the registration fee by cash or cheque, please contact Nav Nagra at publisher@roommagazine.com. If you would like to reserve a spot but cannot afford to, please contact Meagan Joy Black at festival@roommagazine.com.

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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, The Beaumont Studios, Emily Carr University of Art + Design, and Massy Books. To learn more about our sponsors and partners, please visit the Sponsor and Media page on Growing Room website.

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Native Education College

237 East 5th Avenue

Vancouver, BC V5T 1H2

Canada

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Refunds up to 1 day before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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