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Writing Mental Health with Author Anna Priemaza


Mon Mar 01, 2021
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
60 mins

Anna Priemaza is a Young Adult author, lawyer, and university instructor based in Edmonton, Alberta, where she lives with her husband and a head full of characters. She is the author of Kat and Meg Conquer the World and Fan the Fame, which is nominated for the 2021 White Pine award.

In Anna's books, characters struggle with mental health, from anxiety and ADHD in Kat and Meg Conquer the World, to skin-picking disorder in Fan the Fame. In this presentation, Priemaza discusses writing characters with mental illness and shares her own journey with mental health.

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