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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.

Ian Williams

Poet and Fiction Writer

More than ever, as isolation threatens to become the norm, I appreciate how the Writers' Union preserves a community of writers.

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  • 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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Winners Announced for the 24th Danuta Gleed Literary Award

The Writers’ Union of Canada announced today that Jack Wang is the recipient of the $10,000 first prize in the 24th annual Danuta Gleed Literary Award,...

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Frederick Philip Grove: Prairie Novelist (1879—1948)

David Beasley

Article on Grove by David Richard Beasley in Prairie History: The Journal of the West No 4 winter 2021

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