2016 has come to a close, winter deepens and, while all may seem quiet at Sage Hill, an exciting round of Spring and Summer programs are in the works. Will you help make it happen? Your donation supports writers who depend on low-cost instruction from some of Canada’s finest authors, and ensures that Sage Hill has the means to […]
Tim Lilburn to Facilitate Spring Poetry Colloquium May 15 – 28, 2017 The Spring Poetry Colloquium, an intensive, two-week workshop, will be led by Governor General’s Award-winning Canadian poet and essayist, Tim Lilburn. Amid stunning vistas of the Qu’Appelle Valley, writers will benefit from individual manuscript consultations, as well as seminar discussions investigating technical, philosophical, or conceptual issues in contemporary poetry. Scholarships and bursaries are available to applicants. Spring may seem less distant […]
We welcome Caitilin Terfloth into the role of Program Manager. Caitilin is a professional administrator and former Editor-in-Chief of the Undergraduate Research Journal at the University of Saskatchewan. The completion of her Bachelor of Arts Honours degree in English Literature culminated in an internship placement at Sage Hill. In May, we bid a fond farewell to Program Manager James Pepler. Caitilin jumped into […]
Join us at our old stomping grounds at St. Micheal’s Retreat for this year’s lineup of faculty readings. This year’s Kroetsch Keynote will be delivered by Nino Ricci!
Spring Poetry Colloquium: Workshop dates: April 29 – May 12, 2016 Application Deadline: March 7th Summer Workshops: Workshop dates: July 17 – 28, 2016 Application Deadline: May 6th
The Sage Hill Writing Board of Directors is pleased to announce the successful completion of its Executive Director search, and welcomes Tara Dawn Solheim to the role. “We are extremely excited to have Tara Dawn as Executive Director,”said Rhett Soveran, President of the Sage Hill Writing Board of Directors. “Her experience and energy will take […]
And an even bigger thanks to all our wonderful participants in 2015 who soaked up some new skills, a little serenity, and the warm prairie sun.