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Membership meeting Wed Mar 9: PANEL on writing memoir

  • Wednesday, March 09, 2022
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Zoom

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Members and Friends across Canada are welcome to attend CANSCAIP's monthly membership meetings, held via Zoom on the second Wednesday of each month (except July and August).  

Thinking of joining CANSCAIP?  We encourage prospective new members to come to one of our meetings; please contact to get the link.

DATE: Wednesday March 9  

TIME ZONES: | BC 4pm | AB 5pm | SK 6pm | MB 6pm | ON 7pm | QC 7pm |

|NS 8pm | NB 8pm | PE 8pm | NL 8:30pm |

ZOOM LINK: The Zoom link for the meeting will be in the registration confirmation email  sent to you after you register.

MEETING ANNOUNCEMENTS: Celebrating a new book? Book launch or other event? Teaching a course? Won an award? Other news?
Announce it at the meeting! 
If you're making an announcement, please send the following info:

  • Book title, genre, publisher, publication date
  • Summary of your book, event, course, award, or other news 
  • Email subject line: Meeting Announcement by [your name]

NOTE: Many people make announcements, so please keep it to 2 minutes or less. At an average talking speed, 2 minutes is the time it takes for 260 words . 

SPEAKERS AND TOPIC:  Join Ben Philippe (Sure I’ll Be Your Black Friend: Notes from the Other Side of the Fist Bump), Nhung N. Tran-Davies (The Doll) and Eric Walters (The King of Jam Sandwiches), in a discussion about what makes an effective memoir for young readers (and what doesn’t). Moderated by CANSCAIP president Sharon Jennings (Unravel), this promises to be a memorable meeting.

MEETING FORMAT:  Meetings open with remarks by President Sharon Jennings, followed by announcements by Members and Friends and then the meeting speakers.  Everyone is encouraged to linger for 15 minutes after the meeting in breakout rooms to talk to each other in smaller groups. 

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