Applications are now being accepted to work in a colloquium setting with Don McKay. Bursaries are available. Don’t hesitate a minute to acquire his collected works, Angular Unconformity published by Goose Lane. Don’s a fine writer, a brilliant instructor, and a most excellent birder. Expect the best of each.
Sage Hill is honoured to be the sponsor of the month at the Woods Alehouse in Saskatoon. To celebrate this opportunity, they’ve made a beer for us and we’re throwing a party. So visit the Woods by yourself or with a team on Thursday evening, January 22nd. Grab a table, order a pint of […]
On November 1st, Sage Hill hosted Lawrence Hill in an evening of storytelling, music, camaraderie and much more. Thanks to all who attended and supported the organization.
The Hills are alive… and aligning for one magnificent evening of art, literature, and entertainment to celebrate Sage Hill Writing Experience’s 25th Anniversary. Explore the Hillian Experience with readings by Lawrence Hill from The Book of Negroes, which was recently made into a mini-series staring Lou Gossett Jr., Allan Hawco, Cuba Gooding Jr., and directed by […]
“Interest is never enough. If it doesn’t haunt you, you’ll never write it well. What haunts and obsesses you into writing may, with luck and labour, interest your readers. What merely interests you is sure to bore them.” Steven Heighton is a novelist, essayist, poet, short story writer, and inspirationalist when it […]
Five writers will be chosen to work with Ms Toews during her Fiction Colloquium. It will run July 20 – 30, 2015 in Saskatchewan. Miriam Toews is the author of six novels: Summer of My Amazing Luck, A Boy of Good Breeding, A Complicated Kindness (winner of the 2004 Governor General’s Literary […]
Sage Hill is thrilled to announce that Wayson Choy is confirmed as a member of the faculty in 2015! This is a wonderful opportunity to learn about how his diverse personal experiences have impacted his novels and memoirs. Wayson Choy was born in Vancouver, BC in 1939. At the age of 56, during […]
Spring Poetry Colloquium with Don McKay May 15-28, 2015 Summer Workshops in fiction, poetry, non-fiction & memoir July 20-30, 2015 Application deadlines and pertinent details will be posted in the very near future.
Sage Hill is excited to announce that Alissa York is confirmed as a member of the faculty in 2015! This presents a great opportunity for writers to work with a critically acclaimed author. Alissa York’s internationally acclaimed novels include Mercy, Effigy, (short-listed for the Scotiabank Giller Prize) and, most recently, Fauna (short-listed for the Toronto Book Award). A […]