This summer (2017), Alissa will teach at the Humber Summer Workshop in Creative Writing; she joins the faculty of Humber’s celebrated School for Writers full time in the fall.

Alissa has been teaching and mentoring writers since 2007, working with the University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies, Sage Hill Writing Experience, The Banff Centre’s Wired Writing Studio, the Toronto Public Library and Toronto’s Diaspora Dialogues. Recent master class venues include the Wild Writers Festival, the Lakefield Literary Festival and the Victoria Festival of Authors.








Sage Hill Writing Experience, 2015