Athabasca University welcomes, as our 2020-2021 Writer in Residence/Writer, Joshua Whitehead (author of Jonny Appleseed & full-metal indigiqueer). Read more about Joshua and his work; and see the guidelines for submitting writing.
What is a Writer in Residence?
A Writer in Residence is an invited artist who spends 60% of the one-year residency working on his or her own writing projects and 40% of the residency as a resource for students, faculty, and the university community. The Writer in Residence advises these groups on all aspects of the writing process: from taking a manuscript from creation to publication. The Writer in Residence often participates in public readings and other literary events and can also serve faculty as a research and teaching resource.
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Updated October 01 2020 by Student & Academic Services