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The Winnipeg Public Library is seeking applications for the 2023-24 edition of its Writer-in-Residence program.

From an office at the Millennium Library in Winnipeg or from their home, the Writer-in-Residence will work with emerging Manitoba writers through individual consultations by phone, email, and online as well as in-person meetings (if possible). The Writer-in-Residence will also offer group workshops, writing circles, and other programs through online services such as Zoom or at Winnipeg libraries.

The residency will begin October 2, 2023 and run for seven months ending on April 30, 2023, subject to funding.

Application deadline: Monday, May 29, 2023

For complete information on criteria and how to apply, visit the WPL website:

The Writer-in-Residence program is co-sponsored by the Winnipeg Public Library Board, the Friends of the Winnipeg Public Library, and the Manitoba Government.