About the Program
The Writer in Residence acts as a mentor to writers in the community, reviewing manuscripts and providing advice about publishing. The Writer offers individual consultations, group workshops and programs, author readings and participates in other special events during their residency.
The Writer in Residence offers writing workshops, conferences and special events throughout their term.
Apply to be our next Writer in Residence
We’re currently accepting applications for our 2022-2023 Writer in Residence position. The application deadline is November 12, 2021.
Join the Selection Committee to help select future Writer in Residence positions.
Working With the Writer in Residence
Di will start her residency on Sep 1, ending in May 2022. At the start of her term, Di will meet with writers remotely from her home in Winnipeg. In-person events and consultations will occur later in her residency. To send your work to Di, use the form below.
Mondays: 12pm-4pm, 5pm-8pm
Wednesdays: 12pm-4pm, 5pm-8:30pm
If you have questions about finding a publisher or agent, there are excellent resources provided by the Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild. You can also find publishing information in Writers’ Market 2020, and other titles by searching the library’s collection.