Vancouver Public Library is looking for a graphic novelist to be their new writer in residence:
Do you write and illustrate graphic novels? Vancouver, B.C., is the perfect setting for working on your next illustrated masterpiece. Spend the coziest days of year surrounded by mountain views and water vistas while ensconced in a beautiful library full of surprises and opportunities guaranteed to spark your creativity. Enjoy four months writing in Vancouver, home to a remarkable natural environment and a lively cultural community.
Vancouver Public Library will host a resident graphic novelist between Aug. 28 and Dec. 15, 2017. The Writer in Residence program promotes Canadian writing and literature to Vancouver citizens. The aims of the residency are to foster greater public appreciation for Canadian writing, provide opportunities to interact with the resident author and to provide the space, time and resources for a Canadian author to write.…
You can read more about applying for the opportunity here.