Saturday November 4: 9:30 am - 10:50 am

First Word, First Sentence, First Paragraph with Robert Rotenberg

Balsillie School of International Arts
Room #1-43
Writer's Craft Class


Unavailable online

This seminar focuses on the crucial first sentence and paragraph of a novel. Participants are invited to bring with them examples of their own writing (first page only) and examples of first paragraphs of one novel that they admire. Bring pen and paper and leave your defences at the door.

  • Robert Rotenberg is one of Toronto’s top criminal lawyers and the author of several bestselling novels, including Old City HallThe Guilty PleaStray Bullets, and Strangehold. He lives in Toronto with his wife, television news producer Vaune Davis, and their three children.