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2016 Canadian Writers' Summit

Step inside the world of writing! June 15–19, Harbourfront Centre in Toronto

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Canadian Writers Working Harder While Earning Less

Today's writers make 27% less for their work than in 1998. Read the full report from the Union's latest income survey of Canadian writers.

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Publishing 2.0 - Tips & Traps Workshop

TWUC's professional development workshop series, Publishing 2.0 - Tips & Traps, is now available as a video. Purchase online for only $9.99!

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Announcing the 2015 Short Prose Competition winners

Congratulations to Pamela van der Woude, the winner of the 2015 Short Prose Competition.

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May. 16 2016 Fourteen Canadian writing and reading organizations have joined forces to present the inaugural Canadian Writers’ Summit (#CWS2016... More

Press Release

May. 10 2016 The Writers' Union of Canada is pleased to announce the short list of nominees for the nineteenth annual DANUTA GLEED LITERARY AWARD. The Award recognizes the best first collection of short fiction... More

Apr. 15 2016 The Creative Writing Program at the University of British Columbia invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Poetry to begin January 1, 2017. Requirements... More

Apr. 15 2016 The Creative Writing Program at the University of British Columbia invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Writing for Children and Young Adults to begin... More