Sarah Leavitt

Sarah Leavitt

Sarah Leavitt teaches comics classes of all sizes in the Creative Writing Program at UBC and is particularly fascinated by the challenge of a large class. Sarah is the author of the graphic memoir, Tangles: A Story About Alzheimer’s, My Mother and Me, and is working on her second book.

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