Workshop - Discover & Write from Natural History

Saturday, May 4, 2019 14:00to16:00
McLennan Library Building Rare Books and Special Collections, 4th floor, 3459 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C9, CA

Come discover and create with poet/essayist Maureen Scott Harris and the treasures of natural history in McGill's Blacker Wood Collection.

Session 2: Limited to 20 participants who have attended the morning session. Maureen Scott Harris will suggest ways of writing about nature using natural history documents, with examples. Participants will write from/about the items they have chosen. There will be time to share writing, and to discuss the process. 

This Workshop is now full. Register here to add your name to the waiting list.


In partnership with Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival.

Image: Red-throated Copper-tail (Metallura Eupogon), by Gould [n.d.] McGill Blacker Wood Collection.

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