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GETTING PUBLISHED

Finished your first manuscript? Part way through a promising work-in-progress? Have a great idea for a story? Getting published can be a challenge, but TWUC is here to help. Read our free Getting Published FAQs to understand your next steps.

Ruth Ohi

Children’s Book Writer and Illustrator

The Union’s readings programs are an investment in present and future Canadian voices and their Canadian publishers.

HOW TWUC SUPPORTS OUR MEMBERS

  • Powerful advocacy in support of writers’ rights
  • Connection with a community of professional writers across the country
  • Increased income opportunities through public and school readings programs
  • Free professional development resources and how-to guides
  • Access to dedicated staff for contract advice and grievance assistance

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Who gets published in Canada?

A new author census continues the conversation on diversity in the publishing industry. Representation, recognition, identity all factor in literary careers...

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Reading to re-introduce Robert Billings

Sharon Berg

Register early for this long-overdue event. Acquaint yourself with the ouvre of poet, editor & former VP of the League of Canadian Poets, Robert Billings. This reading offers some personal stories from the featured poets, however long they have known him.   ...

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