Canadian poet novelist and critic, Patricia Keeney announces the launch of two new books. Just out is her moving new novel about theatre and artistic risk during the reign of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin, One Man Dancing (Inanna). As well, she has just launched a new volume of theatrical poetry based...
Feb. 27 2017 Author Deborah Campbell Wins Freedom to Read Award- author of A Disappearance in Damascus honoured by The Writers’ Union of Canada - Toronto – February 27, 2017 – The Writers’ Union of Canada (TWUC)... More
Feb. 9 2017 Registration is open for OnWords 2017 and the Annual General Meeting! Writers from across the country will gather in beautiful downtown Vancouver at Simon Fraser University's Harbour Centre for a... More
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
Jun. 2 2016 In conjunction with the inaugural Canadian Writers’ Summit taking place June 15-19, 2016 at Harbourfront in Toronto, The Writers’ Union of Canada (TWUC) is launching its #WhyWritersMatter... More