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Young writers workshop
Date:Sunday, January 28, 2018
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Organization: Montreal Holocaust Museum
Open to public
Location: Montreal Holocaust Museum
Address: 5151 ch. de la Cote-Ste-Catherine, Montreal, QC, CA, H3W 1M6
Admission:
Free
Contact: Montreal Holocaust Museum
[email protected]
Phone: 514-345-2605
Description:

In honour of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, join us to learn more about the genocide of the Jews during World War II. • Aspiring young writers (grade 6 and up) are invited to attend a writing workshop with author, Monique Polak at 2 pm about the importance of writing about the Holocaust. Participants will have the opportunity to interview Holocaust survivors and produce their own written work. WHO IS THE AUTHOR, MONIQUE POLAK? : "In addition to teaching English and Humanities at Marianopolis College in Montreal, Monique is an active freelance journalist whose work appears frequently in The Montreal Gazette and in Postmedia newspapers across the country.” She has written over 20 novels for young adults, and is a two-time winner of the Quebec Writers’ Federation Prize for Children’s and YA Literature. (MoniquePolak.com) * Reservations are required for the writing workshop (Bilingual Event)

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