at 208-223 Duckworth Street, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, A1C 6N1 Canada
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The Arts and Letters will be hosting an event in the Art Gallery of the Arts and Culture in Gander on Wednesday, Oct 7 at 7pm. Some previous winners of the Arts and Letters program will share their winning pieces. Participates will include Eric West, WANL member Isabel Blackmore, Gail Collins, Matthew Williams and Stephen Rowe. The event is open to the public. The Arts and Letters will be hosting an event with Grenfell Campus in the Fine Arts Atrium, on Thursday, Oct 8 at 6:00 pm. Some previous winners of the Arts and Letters program will share their winning pieces and maybe new pieces as well!. Participates will include Lloyd Barlett, WANL members Paul Butler and Nellie Strowbridge, Rachel Fraser and Robin Durnford. This event is open to the public
Meet Giller nominee Marina Endicott, 8 PM today, LSPU Hall. Admission free.
The Writers’ Alliance of Newfoundland and Labrador (WANL) invites applications for an Executive Assistant Position: Part-time, one-year maternity leave replacement Location: St. John's, NL The Organization: WANL is a non-profit, membership-based organization that supports writing and writers in NL. As the provincial literary sector organization, WANL has numerous programs and services to assist writers in all stages of their career, increase public awareness of the province’s authors and literary arts, and to help build the provincial literary industry. Responsibilities: The Executive Assistant reports to the Executive Director and is responsible for: communications (weekly e-bulletin, quarterly newsletter layout, maintaining website, updating social media), membership (maintaining membership renewals and database), and general office operations. The EA also assists with event planning and promotion, the administration of WANL programs and services, and provides assistance to various committees. The position operates out of the Writers’ Alliance office in St. John’s. Some evenings and weekends are required. Qualifications: Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills; strong computer skills (MS Word, Access, Excel, website maintenance, FB, Twitter); preferably experience with desktop publishing (Adobe InDesign); strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to multitask and prioritize duties; attention to detail; facility in managing enquiries from the public and members about writing and/or WANL initiatives; enthusiasm for the local writing scene; and basic knowledge of the publishing industry. The ideal candidate possesses an energetic and upbeat attitude, initiative, the ability to work alone and also as part of a team. Remuneration: $15/hour, 25 hours/week Applications must be received no later than 5:00 pm, Oct.7.2015 Please send your cover letter, resume, including 2 references, to: Hiring Committee, c/o Alison Dyer (email) wanl at nf.aibn.com with subject line: EA Position (or mail): 208-223 Duckworth St., St. John’s, NL A1C 6N1 We thank all those who apply. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted
2015 WANL Visiting Author Series author Marina Endicott reads: September 17 (8 PM) in Corner Brook at the Grenfell Campus Arts & Science Atrium. September 20 (8 PM) in St. John's at the Cox & Palmer Second Space.
2015 WANL Annual General Meeting The 2015 Writers’ Alliance of Newfoundland and Labrador Annual General Meeting will take place this year on Sunday, October 25 at the LSPU Hall, Cox & Palmer Space at 2 PM.