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Annual General Meeting & Writing Workshop

January 25th, 2020
Northstar Bldg (4910 53rd St.)

Learn how to write creative non-fiction with award-winning writer Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair.

This workshop is for writers of all abilities and experience, whether you write as a hobby, have published several works, or haven’t picked up a pencil in years.

Or if you are interested in Indigenous Studies and reconciliation, and want to hear a passionate and entertaining speaker, you don't want to miss this!

Dr. Niigaan Sinclair is Anishinaabe (St. Peter’s/Little Peguis) and an Associate Professor at the University of Manitoba. He is an award-winning writer, editor and activist who was named one of Monocle Magazine‘s “Canada’s Top 20 Most Influential People” and he won the 2018 Canadian columnist of the year at the National Newspaper Awards for his bi-weekly columns in The Winnipeg Free Press. He has written national curriculums for Indspire and the Assembly of First Nations and is a former secondary school teacher who has trained educators and students across Canada.

Sign up in advance by email at: or sending NorthWords NWT a private message.

Creative Non-Fiction Writing Workshop
January 25, 2019 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Northstar Bldg (4910 53rd St.)
Free for NorthWords members and students. $10 for non-members.


NorthWords Annual General Meeting 4pm-5pm

Are you passionate about writing, reading, and community involvement? Are you looking to get involved with an exciting organization that loves all things bookish? Come join our organization as a member, volunteer, or board director!

Join us for a review of 2019, election of Directors and approval of by-law changes. If you are unable to attend but wish to join our Board of Directors please submit your candidacy by proxy at