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Register now: Publishing 2.0 Workshop

TWUC's professional development workshop series, Publishing 2.0 - Tips & Traps is visiting five cities this Fall/Winter. Register now!


Amazon.com-Hachette Dispute Bad for All Authors

TWUC’s thoughts on the ongoing fight between Hachette Book Group and Amazon.com. Resolve this before more authors get hurt.


Letter from Canada

The Nobel Prize, the Canadian market for books, the educational royalty grab. TWUC's Letter from Canada in The Author magazine.


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Oct. 10 2014 Proposed Copyright Exception a Threat to Cultural Work and Freedom of Expression Canada needs fewer exceptions to its already weak copyright law, not more. Oct.10, 2014 – The Writers' Union... More


Sep. 25 2014 Share with the Union why writing is important to you and be entered to win a pair of tickets to the Union's event with IFOA and one of two book prize packs! More information below.... More

Sep. 12 2014 The Writers’ Union of Canada is pleased to announce that the Ontario Heritage Trust has launched the Doris McCarthy Artist-in-Residence Centre at Fool’s Paradise, the former home and studio of... More


Sep. 8 2014   The Writers' Union of Canada is once again partnering with the International Festival of Authors at the Harbourfront Centre in Toronto! As part of IFOA's weekly series, The Writers' Union of... More