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Nov. 11 2019 The Writers’ Union of Canada and the Gleed family are pleased to announce the jury for the $10,000 Danuta Gleed Literary Award, Canada’s pre-eminent award for the best first Canadian collection of... More

Sep. 12 2019 The federal election will be held on Monday, October 21. Follow this link to the Elections Canada webpage for all of your riding and voting information. The Writers' Union of Canada is approaching... More


Aug. 15 2019 Writers of all levels are invited to learn the dos and don’ts of navigating the public funding landscape and tips on writing a persuasive grant proposal. Panelist include Jacqueline Steudler (Nova... More

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Jun. 5 2019 After well over a year of intensive study and testimony during the copyright review, Canada’s Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology (INDU) has released its report. While confirming... More