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Writer in Residence: Jennifer Robson


We are proud to host international bestselling author Jennifer Robson as our Writer in Residence this October. Jennifer will meet with aspiring and established writers one-on-one to discuss submitted pieces, and present a series of workshops.


Be sure to check out Jennifer Robson's titles: Somewhere in France, Moonlight Over Paris, After the War is Over, and Goodnight from London.

You are invited to mail or email the first chapter of a work in progress, together with a synopsis of 300 words or less to:

Writer in Residence Program
Oshawa Public Libraries
65 Bagot St., Oshawa, ON L1H 1N2
Attn: Ellen Stroud

Sponsored by the Friends of the Oshawa Public Library.




Make Writing a Part of your Life
How to find the time to write, and how to make the most of the time you have.
McLaughlin Branch, Local History Room
October 4, 6-7:30 pm

Planning your Work
How to turn ideas into a cohesive narrative structure when writing a novel.
Northview Branch
October 11, 6-7:30 pm

Writing Research Techniques and Tips
Whether it’s historical fiction, contemporary fiction, or dystopian sci-fi set in an alternate universe, learn how to research anything like a pro and add authenticity and realism to
your novel.
Northview Branch
October 18, 6-7:30 pm

Getting Published
The next step in your journey as a writer, and why it’s important to both play by the rules and think outside the box.
McLaughlin Branch, Local History Room
October 25, 6-7:30 pm

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 05:11