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Apply to be Writer In Residence

Toronto Public Library typically hosts two residencies per year:

Writers who have held residencies at the library include Gail Bowen, Chester Brown, Austin Clarke, Karen Connelly, Deborah Cooke, Farzana Doctor, Sarah Ellis, Rabindranath Maharaj, Elizabeth Ruth, Robert J. Sawyer, Karl Schroeder, Allan Stratton, Sugith Varughese, Tim Wynne-Jones, Alissa York and David S. Young.

Applications are now being accepted until January 22, 2016 for the Spring 2017 Writer in Residence at North York Central Library.

Writer-in-Residence Posting (PDF)