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Jun. 7 2017 The Writers' Union of Canada is pleased to announce that Barbara Black has won the $2,500 cash prize for its 24th annual Short Prose Competition for Emerging Writers, for the best... More

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Jun. 3 2017 VANCOUVER — The Writers’ Union of Canada announced this evening that Kris Bertin is the recipient of the $10,000 first prize in the 20th annual Danuta Gleed Literary Award,... More

May. 26 2017 The Writers’ Union of Canada publishes Write, a quarterly magazine, for our members and industry partners. The Spring 2017 issue was released in early May and highlighted Indigenous writers... More

May. 15 2017 The Writers’ Union of Canada National Council and staff, in communication with our established Equity Task Force, are working to clarify steps forward for the Union as a result of the ongoing... More