A.J. Demers

A.J. Demers

A.J. is an improviser and writer, currently in a program at the Canadian Film Centre. As a playwright and screenwriter, his works have been seen at Lunchbox Theatre, CBC, CityTV, and Vice. His feature film Rust goes into production in 2018.

Attack the Block: A Practical Session in Countering Writer’s Block

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No matter how long you’ve been writing, or what genre(s) you write, you will inevitably experience writer’s block, be it a block in progress, difficulty with your narrative, trouble with craft, or paralyzing self-doubt. Building on the popular hands-on workshop from 2016, participants will confront writer’s block through fun, collaborative improv games and writing exercises. […]

Craft of Writing / L’art de l’écriture