|Author Tanya Huff|
Can-Con, Ottawa's literary science fiction and fantasy conference starts soon:
September 9th to 11th
at the beautiful Novotel Hotel in downtown Ottawa.
Panels this year include 'Adapting Literary Works to TV and Movies,' 'Being a Woman in the Publishing Industry,' 'Extreme Weather Slap Down' and much more.
Guests of Honour: Sheila Williams, editor of Asimov's; Sam Morgan, senior agent with JABberwocky; Tanya Huff, author of the Confederation and Blood series; and award-winning author/editor and aerospace engineer Eric Choi.
For more information, check out http://can-con.org/cc/
Book Bash Festival 2016, a celebration of Guelph books
Sunday, October 16
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Red Papaya Restaurant
Hosted by Jen Rafter
Live music by Madison Galloway
Over 20 local authors
Free admission (Donations accepted for Action Read)
Book Bash 2016 will also be the launch event for , the annual collection of Guelph poetry and very short prose that publishes to increase public awareness of Guelph authors.
Note: My next workshops in Guelph will be Secrets of Writing a Page-turner, Saturday, Sept 10 (see here) and then How to Write a Bestseller, with New York Times bestselling author Kelley Armstrong, Saturday, Feb 18 (see here). Looking forward to seeing all my Guelph friends there. ~ Brian
See Brian Henry’s full schedule here, including writing workshops and creative writing courses in Algonquin Park, Bolton, Barrie, Brampton, Burlington, Caledon, Georgetown, Guelph, Hamilton, Ingersoll, Kingston, Kitchener, London, Midland, Mississauga, Newmarket, Orillia, Oakville, Ottawa, Peterborough, St. Catharines, St. John, NB, Sudbury, Thessalon, Toronto, Windsor, Halton, Ingersoll, Kitchener-Waterloo, Muskoka, Peel, Simcoe, York, the GTA, Ontario and beyond.