The Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild is pleased to announce the participants of the 2022 Mentorship Program and Indigenous Mentorship Programs. These programs nurture emerging Saskatchewan writers by pairing them with established writing mentors for a 4-month program (Jan-April).
Robert Benz (Saskatoon) mentored by Barbara Klar (Eastend) - poetry
Candice Lee-Zens (Regina) mentored by Marie Powell (Regina) - fiction
Amanda Marcotte (White City) mentored by Clarissa Harwood (London) - fiction
Alexander Slusar (Saskatoon) mentored by Jill Robinson (Galiano Island) - fiction
Indigenous Mentorship Program
Kaleigh River Aramenko (Prince Albert) mentored by Nathan Adler (Vancouver) – fiction
Rhonda Donais (Regina) mentored by Barbara Frazer (Moose Jaw) – fiction
The apprentices will have the opportunity to share their work publicly at the Apprentice Reading on May 6, 2022, in Regina.
Thank you to our funders Sask Lotteries and Canada Council for the Arts.