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Rosanna’s novel La Brigantessa (Inanna Publications, 2018) was awarded Gold for Historical Fiction in the 2019 Independent Publisher Book Awards. She received her Gold Medal at the Awards Gala at the Copa Cabana in New York City in May. She attended and read at CanWrite2019 at UBC in Vancouver,... More

Literary Reading or Event

Gwaandak Theatre and Vuntut Gwitchin Government, along with CBC Ideas, invite you to tune in on Canada Day for an encore broadcast. Join host Paul Kennedy on Ideas in the Afternoon and listen to Vuntut Gwitchin radio plays recorded live at The Old Fire Hall in Whitehorse in March 2019. The special... More

Workshop

Please join me for a writing retreat in the beautiful Shuswap region of BC the first week in October. Morning workshops, afternoon writing, evening socials. For details, please visit my website: https://www.gailanderson-dargatz.ca/cms/index.php/work-with-gail/fall-re... More

Members' Activity

The 2019 Atlantic Book Awards Gala was held in St. John's, Newfoundland. The power was out for the beginning of the gala, so the first award, the Margaret and John Savage First Book Award for fiction, was presented without a sound system and only emergency lighting but, due to the shock and... More

Workshop

Spend a long weekend in Canada's beautiful capital, meet other writers, literary agents and speakers - and get inspired by our award-winning experts. About this Event In this 72-hour retreat, participants will make significant advances in one or more piece/s of work. Authors/Speakers... More

New Publication

New novel by Donna Wootton published by Hidden Brook Press www.HiddenBrookPress.com  More

Congratulations

Congratulations to SK member Miriam Körner on willing the Snow Willow SK Young Readers' Choice Award for her book, Yellow Dog. https://www.cbc.ca/books/miriam-k-rner-s-yellow-dog-among-best-books-of-... More

Members' Activity

J.A. Wainwright's opera about the life and death of Robert Dziekanski. I Will Fly Like a Bird, with music by John Plant, will be performed by the Thopmson Street Opera Company (Chicago) September 13-15 and 20-22, 2019. His latest novel, The Grace of Our Affections, is available from Custom Books (... More

Congratulations

Congratulations to Charlene Diehl on receiving the Winnipeg Arts Council Making a Difference Award!  "Charlene Diehl has transformed the Winnipeg International Writers Festival into one of the most highly regarded literary festivals in the country, especially as a powerful advocate for fostering... More

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I am thrilled to share the news that Quill of the Dove has been optioned for a limited television series by Original Pictures. For a novelist, it doesn't get much better than this :) Cheers, Ian Thomas Shaw www.ianthomasshaw.com Below is the Press Release from Guernica Editions   FOR IMMEDIATE... More

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