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The 2016 Danuta Gleed Literary Award

Submissions are now open for the Danuta Gleed Literary Award for best first collection of short fiction in the English language. 


Short Prose Competition for Emerging Writers

Submissions are being accepted for the 24th annual Short Prose Competition for Emerging Writers. 


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.


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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Dec. 13 2016 Pelee Island, Ontario, is renowned for its birding, monarch migrations, sandy beaches, and serene beauty. It is the perfect setting for a retreat. When not reading or writing, participants can go for... More

Call for Applications

Dec. 6 2016 The Department of English in the College of Arts & Science, University of Saskatchewan, invites applications for a one-year appointment in creative writing at the Assistant Professor level, to... More

Call for Applications

Dec. 5 2016 Author Residency at Green College, UBC, 2017-18 www.greencollege.ubc.ca Green College, a residential facility for graduate students and a public venue for non-curricular academic and artistic... More

Press Release

Nov. 29 2016 Nearly 1,100 Canadian musicians, authors, songwriters, composers, music producers, poets, playwrights, film composers, actors, directors, and other members of the creative class have signed a joint... More