Member Announcements

New Publication

It's a familiar feel, a backpack heavy on my collarbones and hips. Walking 920km across Spain was just the beginning of a now insatiable urge. On September 3, my memoir, Trail Mix: 920km on the Camino de Santiago will be released by Rocky Mountain Books. As I pace in anticipation, I'm also... More

New Publication

My Portuguese-language novel, Uma Casa no Mundo, which won the Imprensa Nacional/Ferreira de Castro Literary Prize in 2019 is now published by Imprensa Nacional Casa da Moeda in Portugal. Details here: Novidade Editorial | Uma Casa no Mundo, de Irene Marques - Imprensa Nacional More

New Publication

When a young woman is subjected to a violent attack, the impact of colonialism, patriarchy, and who we choose to love are thrown into sharp relief. Daria is an immigrant woman living in Toronto, and as she begins to tell her story, the reader is pulled into different worlds, travelling to various... More

Literary Reading or Event

You are invited to attend Inanna's second online Spring Launch. Books being launched: The Becoming: A Memoir by Nicole Luongo, Daria, new novel by Irene Marques, and the poetry collection 29 leads to love by Salimah Valiani. Date: August 31 (5:00-6:15pm) through the Crowdcast platform. You can... More

New Publication

Chasing the Blues: A Traveler’s Guide to America’s Music by TWUC members, travel writer Josephine Matyas and writer-musician Craig Jones is the book to take on any visit to the heart of the American-born blues (Backbeat Books, September 2021). The practical travel guide takes readers into the songs... More

New Publication

Coming out in October with Running the Goat Books and Broadsides: Urchin   "A sprawling, lyrical historical fantasy." Kirkus Reviews   They say Dorthea’s family is cursed. The house built by Great-Great-Grandfather on the Southside Road has never been at peace. Old people say it lies on a fairy... More

New Publication

Looking for reviewers! Read about the volume: http://www.queeritaliancanadian.com/index.php/the-book/ Purchase: https://accenti.ca/product/here-now-anthology/ More

New Publication

University of Regina Press     Pre-orders now available Publication date is November 6, 2021  It’s the antithesis of why a wedding should be memorable. In 1992, at a sister’s nuptials, Donna Besel’s family members discovered that their father, Jock Tod, had molested their youngest sister.  After... More

New Publication

It is possible to get away with murder if you kill people whose lives are already devalued by society. A spectacular murder in a downtown hotel of a sixteen-year-old girl brings together seasoned police officers Sgt. Nicholas Myra (Operation Wormwood) and Cpl. Gail McNaughton (Operation Vanished)... More

New Publication

《Mirrors and Windows/镜子与窗户》includes 39 accomplished English-language poets’ work with Anna’s Chinese translation, and 20 skilled Chinese-language poets’ work with Anna’s English translation. It provides various styles and topics from the work of a wide range of ages of modern poets of East and West... More

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