His writing has appeared in many publications, including The New Yorker, Harper’s, Zoetrope All-Story, and Best American Short Stories.
He has been twice nominated for the Scotiabank Giller Prize, the Governor General’s Literary Award and has received the First Novel Award among other prizes.
Stories from York's short fiction collection, Any Given Power, won the Journey Prize and the Bronwen Wallace Award.
Her essays and articles have appeared in The Guardian, The Globe and Mail, Brick magazine and elsewhere.
The first Cardinal novel, Book Award for Fiction, the Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize, and a Whiting Writer’s Award, and has been a finalist for the National Book Award in both the U. She has been a national arts reviewer for Canadian Art and a monthly arts columnist for Toronto Life.
Her most recent book is the hybrid memoir Birds Art Life (2017). Colin Mc Adam has a Ph D in English from Cambridge University.A Beautiful Truth, his third novel, won the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize, and was shortlisted for the Governor General’s Literary Award.Olive Senior is the author of 17 books in different genres including fiction, non-fiction, and children’s literature.Each year, the workshop is both different and the same.It's different because we have a tradition of inviting new authors to teach for us.Her four books of poetry have been widely studied and translated.Gardening in the Tropics was a textbook for senior students in Caribbean schools for 14 years and was on the International Baccalaureate curriculum.He was on the writing staff of the television series Orphan Black and, most recently, was a screenwriter for the forthcoming animated feature film Charlotte, about the German-Jewish artist Charlotte Salomon.The Summer Workshop in Creative Writing is the companion to our Creative Writing by Correspondence program and the highlight of the year at the Humber School for Writers.Whether you’re a beginner or a more experienced writer, there’s something for you in our July writing workshop!During the 2019 workshop, a poetry-only workshop will be led by renowned poet and author Olive Senior.