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Manuscript Consultation Request

Submitted by ccummin on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 9:11am

The Calgary Distinguished Writers Program offers Alberta writers a unique opportunity to meet with experienced Canadian writers-in-residence on an individual basis to discuss their writing. These consultations are free and open to all writers in Alberta.

2016-2017 Canadian Writer-in-Residence Shane Book will conduct one-hour manuscript consultations from September 2016, until June 14, 2017, on Mondays and Wednesdays between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. at his University of Calgary office. Shane specializes in poetry, and screenplays. Writers are allowed two consultations per academic year.

To book a manuscript consultation please fill out the form below, attaching your work to be reviewed by the Writer-in-Residence. If you are submitting a screenplay please attach up to 15 double-spaced pages; if you are submitting poetry, please attach up to six poems totalling no more than 10 double-spaced pages.

You may include one additional page of synopsis if your work is from a larger project and requires contextualization.

If you have any questions or concerns call 403.220.8177 or email cdwp@ucalgary.ca.

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In the next section please supply us with 3 scheduling possibilities for your consultation. We will consult our Writer-in-Residence's schedule and choose the date and time that is most convenient for all parties.

Please choose a Monday or Wednesday (between 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.) at least one week in the future that will suit your schedule for a manuscript consultation.
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If you are submitting nonfiction, fiction, or screenplay/drama, please upload up to 15 double-spaced pages; if you are submitting poetry, please upload up to six poems totalling no more than 10 double-spaced pages. You may include one additional page of synopsis if your work is from a larger project and requires contextualization.
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