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    Penning This Place: Writing Whistler’s Literary Landscape Workshop

    November 3, 2018 | 10am-4pm | Maury Young Arts Centre, Whistler


    Participants will engage in a variety of writing exercises which will creatively explore different ways of relating to and writing our relationships to place…this unique place. Open to and incorporating a wide variety of styles, this workshop will poetically probe, and strive to evocatively pen our experiences in a collaborative, supportive and fun environment. We will work site-specifically and engage in a range of activities from solo to small group creations.  Led by published author Bronwyn Preece, who is also an accomplished professional improvisation and mindfulness coach, this unique workshop is open to all levels of experience.

    The class will use the surrounding area, inside and outside, to inspire you to write. Please bring a note book, pen, pencil, and lunch. Don’t forget to dress for the weather!


    INSTRUCTOR: Bronwyn Preece

    Bronwyn is an improvisational performance artist, socially and ecologically-engaged community applied theatre practitioner, poet and author.  She is currently completing her PhD in Performance.  She became Canada’s first certified teacher of Action Theater™ improvisation, is the creator of earthBODYment, and performs and facilitates workshops internationally.  She has two children’s books published: Gulf Islands Alphabet (2012) and Off-the-Grid Kid (2015), among other publications.  Bronwyn is a mother, an avid hiker, and is delighted to now be calling Whistler home. www.bronwynpreece.com

    Photo Credit: Bronwyn Preece