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Writer-in-Residence Project at Québec Library

During the visit of the first floor, I noticed a study room with glass walls. Inside a man sat, concentrated, in front of a notebook and a large, colorful candy jar which immediately caught my attention. Our guide explained that he was Mathieu Blais, the current “writer-in-residence”

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Writers-in-Residence at the Public Library

An artist in residence is not a new concept. Many museums and art communities have been using this program as a way to not only promote art and the artist but also as way to promote the establishment.