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now hear this!! was a special project of the Descant Arts & Letters foundation. . .
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Writer in Residence Profile

Colin Frizzell is the author of the Orca Soundings novel Chill (2006); and the Young Adult novel, Just J (2007). The Ontario Library Association named Just J as a Best Bet for 2007 and in the Canadian Children’s Book Centre highlighted it in their Best Books for Kids & Teens 2008 magazine. Chill is currently being taught at Father John Redmond Secondary School in Toronto.

Welcome to NOW HEAR THIS!

NOW HEAR THIS! was the literacy outreach arm of the Descant Arts & Letters Foundation. The program connects professional authors with community groups, students and aspiring writers in order to promote Canadian literature and encourage self-expression, critical thinking and empowerment through literacy education. Explore our website to find out more about our projects, writers, how to bring a workshop to your school or organization, and ways to get involved!

This website was recently redesigned with the help of an Ontario Arts Council Compass Grant and our supporters:
Toronto Colleges

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