Nancy Lee

Nancy Lee

Nancy Lee’s first book of short stories, Dead Girls, was named Book of the Year by NOW Magazine, and was a finalist for the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize and the Danuta Gleed Literary Award. Her first novel, The Age, was published by McClelland & Stewart in 2014. She is an assistant professor in the Creative Writing program at UBC.

Can it be Taught? Teaching Creative Writing in the Large Lecture Hall

Miss Lou's Room, Harbourfront Centre Main Building

Core to creative writing pedagogy world-wide is the small workshop (25 seats or less), which consist of a collaborative peer assessment process in which submitted student creative work forms the curriculum of the course. In this provocative session, these panelists challenge the traditional workshop model by discussing how they each have designed and taught large […]

Pedagogy / La pédagogie