February 13, 2024 | 12:30PM via Zoom
Delve into the intricate process of crafting a compelling narrative with awarding winning author, Elizabeth Ruth. We will explore topics seasoned and new writers often struggle with such as structuring the novel, and honing your unique storytelling voice. Whether you’re a novice writer seeking inspiration or a seasoned wordsmith looking to refine your craft, join us for an enriching hour that will get you excited about your manuscript!
Elizabeth Ruth is the author of the novels, Ten Good Seconds of Silence, Smoke, Matadora, and the newly published, Semi-Detached. Her work has been recognized by the Writers’ Trust of Canada Fiction Prize, the City of Toronto Book Award, the Amazon.ca First Novel Award, and One Book One Community. CBC named her “One of the Ten Canadian Women Writers You Must Read.” Elizabeth’s debut poetry collection, This Report Is Strictly Confidential is forthcoming in 2024. She is also the author of a plain language novella for adult literacy learners entitled, Love You to Death and the editor of the anthology Bent on Writing: Contemporary Queer Tales. Elizabeth Ruth teaches creative writing at the University of Toronto SCS, and lives in the city with her family. Please visit: elizabethruth.com