Call for Applications: Literary Journalism

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Literary Journalism 2009

Marni Jackson, Rogers Communications Chair

Off-site manuscript development: April 20 to June 19, 2009

On-site residency: July 6 to August 1, 2009

Application Deadline: March 15, 2009

Faculty Editors: Moira Farr, Don Gillmor

This program offers eight established non-fiction writers an opportunity to develop a major essay, memoir, or feature article. Writers are encouraged to explore new ideas in journalism, or to work on a culturally relevant piece that might otherwise be difficult to complete. In addition to a $3,000 commission, successful applicants will also receive financial assistance to cover the program fee, accommodation, meals, and travel costs.

Self-directed Writing Residencies and other Literary Arts Program available.

For more information and to apply:

The Banff Centre, Office of the Registrar

107 Tunnel Mountain Drive, Box 1020

Banff, Alberta T1L 1H5, CANADA

1-800-565-9989 or 1-403-762-6180

arts_info@banffcentre.ca

www.banffcentre.ca

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