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Daniel Scott Tysdal

Photo: Andrea Charise 2021

Daniel Scott Tysdal is the ReLit Award-winning author of three books of poetry, the poetry textbook The Writing Moment: A Practical Guide to Creating Poems, and the TEDx talk, “Everything You Need to Write a Poem (and How It Can Save a Life).” His most recent works include the chapbook Mad Fold-In Poems (Frog Hollow Press) and the short film Wave Form, which has screened at festivals in Canada, the US, Australia, and the UK. His debut short story collection, Wave Forms and Doom Scrolls, is forthcoming from Wolsak & Wynn. He teaches at the University of Toronto Scarborough.

E-mail: c/o Writers' Union of Canada
Phone number:
c/o Writers' Union of Canada
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Presentation Description

I have 10+ years teaching experience at the university level in poetry, fiction, and screenwriting (short film), with class sizes ranging from 10 to 225 students. I am prepared to make craft-centred presentations with a focus on hands-on practice in any of my areas of expertise. Please contact me for further details: daniel.tysdal[at]utoronto.ca. 

Presentation Length:
Varying
Genre:
Poetry, Fiction, and Screenwriting (Short Film)
Grades:
Kindergarten to Grade 12
Audience size:
10-200
Workshop Description:

I have 10+ years teaching experience at the university level in poetry, fiction, and screenwriting (short film), with workshop class sizes ranging from 10 to 20 students. I am prepared to lead craft-centred workshops with a focus on hands-on practice in any of my areas of expertise. Please contact me for further details: daniel.tysdal[at]utoronto.ca.

Northern OAC WITS:
No
One session:
$$
GST:
GST not applicable