Member Bernadette McDonald has won the Banff Mountain Book Festival History Award with her recently released Alpine Warriors. Published by Rocky Mountain Books, it chronicles the astonishig story of Slovenian alpinists set amidst the context of the turbulent history of the Balkan Wars. Her 2011...
The Writers' Union of Canada offers funding to hosts for authors to read in Ontario-based schools. To see similar programs that cater to schools outside of Ontario, click here.
To be eligible for funding, authors must be members of The Writers' Union of Canada. Please refer to the members' pages or search the Writers-in-the-schools search enging at http://www.writersunion.ca/participating-authors for information on authors and their fees.
Guidelines for a Successful Author's Visit are here.
All applications must be sent four weeks in advance of the visit to the Toronto office. They can be mailed or faxed:
600-460 Richmond St. W., Toronto, ON M5V 1Y1
Fax: 416-504-9090; Phone: 416-703-8982 ext. 224