The Kuldip Gill Writing Fellowship
Writer in Residence

Each year the English department welcomes an accomplished Canadian writer to inspire students, mentor aspiring writers, and provide practical advice on publishing, while receiving dedicated time to work on their own creative projects.

During the winter semester (January to April), the Writer in Residence works with faculty and students, visiting creative writing classes, consulting one-on-one with students, and enriching the local literary community by participating in both UFV and community events.

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 Activities of the Writer in Residence

2017 Writer in Residence - Jordan Abel

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Past Writers in Residence

 2016 - Jen Sookfong Lee

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 2015 - Emily Pohl-Weary

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 2014 - Daniela Elza strange places

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 2013 - Rex Weyler

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2012 - Anosh Irani

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2011 - Elizabeth Bachinsky

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2009 - Jaspreet Singh

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2008 - Richard Van Camp

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2007 - Kuldip Gill

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