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L3 Writers’ Conference 2014


To all members and guests,

Barrie North Collegiate is hosting the 7th Annual L3 Writers’ Conference at their school Thursday May 1, 2014 at 7pm. Tickets are only available for purchase at the door. The cost is $20 for adults and $10 for students.

Authors will bring books for purchase and signing.

Workshops are available for high school students during the day.
From the L3 Writers’ website:

Barrie North Collegiate’s iDeology program & the 7th Annual  “L3: Writers’ Conference” once again welcomes some of Canada’s finest authors, poets, novelists, journalists and activists to Barrie.

By day, L3 is Ontario’s largest high school literary event.

By night, L3 is Barrie’s largest authors’ celebration. L3 has put Barrie on the ‘literary festival map!’

L3 2014 promises to be another exciting and meaningful celebration of Canadian writers, journalists and activists.

ROBERT J. SAWYER                                ERIC WALTERS

MARINA NEMAT                                       PRISCILA UPPAL

RH JAMES BARTLEMAN                                    TOM EARLE

GORD “Trixterboy” BRUYERE               DALE PATTERSON


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The L3 Writers’ Conference


This year’s L3 Writers’ Conference takes place on Thursday April 18, 2013 @ Barrie North Collegiate High School. The conference offers a day program for students and teachers featuring a variety of workshops with authors, journalists, editors, and publishers. Use the info on the registration page to sign up. Student admission is $10.

At night, the conference opens to the general public for author readings, followed by book sales and signings. Admission to the evening event is $20 for adults and $10 for students. The doors open at 6:30 pm and will feature readings by the following:

  • Barrie’s Town Crier
  • Barrie’s Poet Laureate: Dr. Bruce Meyer
  • Colin McAdam
  • Alissa York
  • Andrew Piper
  • Vincent Lam

For more info, visit the L3 Writers’ Conference Web Page HERE.