25 November 2008

University Credit Course

Creative Writing II – Fiction

English 211

This introductory creative writing course focuses on fiction. Students explore creative techniques through individual and group writing exercises, examine representative examples of current fiction, and research writing markets. Students write short stories, workshop each other’s work, and revise.

Instructor: Sheila Peters

Dates: January 5 – April 25, 2009

Time: Online courses are delivered via the internet and are accessible to students anywhere – NWCC computer labs may be used to facilitate access. While students do not need to log on at set times, the course work is completed during the regular semester.

Tuition: $ 253.37 (plus text)

This course may be audited for general interest.

For more information or to register –
contact your local campus or the Smithers campus
Email: speters@nwcc.bc.ca
Phone: 250.847.4461 or 1-877-277-2288 local 5804

20 November 2008

The Northern Review

Call for Submissions: Special Literary Issue

Deadline April 30, 2009

The Northern Review seeks submissions for our second special literary issue, to be published in Fall 2009. The first literary issue, Number 10, was published in Summer 1993.

We are interested in receiving previously unpublished short works of fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction about the North and/or set in the North. We are also interested in receiving scholarship on northern literature.

The review process will be double-blind. Your name should not appear anywhere on your submission, except on the cover page. Please also include your email and snail-mail addresses and phone number on the cover page. Authors may submit more than one entry for consideration.

Submissions (sent as attachments, not in the body of the email) and inquiries to the managing editor dmcleod@yukoncollege.yk.ca.

The Northern Review is a multidisciplinary journal of the arts, social sciences and humanities published twice a year by Yukon College in Whitehorse: http://www.yukoncollege.yk.ca/review

Deanna McLeod
Managing Editor, The Northern Review
Yukon College, PO Box 2799, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5K4
T 867.668.8861 F 867.668.8805

11 November 2008