Tuesday, April 01, 2008

Paperchase 05

In this edition of Paperchase:
* Winnipeg author Martha Brooks nominated for a Canadian Library Association Young Adult Award.

* A recent British survey revealed that one in 10 students watch film versions of classic novels instead of reading the original texts.

* Writers have just over a week to polish their entries for the Winnipeg Free Press/Writers Collective 2008 Short Fiction Contest.

* Local poet and scholar Sheila Simonson will be travelling to Toronto for an event commemorating late poet B.P. Nichol.

* Local writer Sarah Klassen invites poet to apply to the Canadian Mennonite University's School of Writing.
To read more, see the Winnipeg Free Press website.

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