Canadian Publishers Endorse Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action

>>From the ACP Canadian publishers endorse Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action    TORONTO, ONTARIO—(February 8, 2017)—On February 3, members of the Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP) voted unanimously to endorse the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s ninety-four Calls to Action. First presented in December 2015, the Calls to Action are intended to redress the … Read more

Announcing Freedom to Read Week 2017: February 26 to March 4

For more information: Media inquiries, Hazel Millar: [email protected] | 416-994-1891 All other inquiries: [email protected] | 416-975-9366 ANNOUNCING FREEDOM TO READ WEEK 2017: FEBRUARY 26–MARCH 4 Events across Canada celebrate freedom of expression, challenge censorship     “Freedom of expression is a fundamental right in any democracy because we are our stories. Without our stories we … Read more

The Writer’s Union of Canada Launches #WhyWritersMatter Campaign

>>From the Writer’s Union of Canada THE WRITERS’ UNION OF CANADA LAUNCHES #WHYWRITERSMATTER CAMPAIGN 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 Campaign. Canadian writers play an essential and pivotal role in every aspect of our lives. … Read more

2015 Tom Fairley Award Short List Announced

>>From the Editor’s Association of Canada 2015 Tom Fairley Award Short List AnnouncedFR Toronto, May 31, 2016—The Editors’ Association of Canada (Editors Canada) has announced the finalists for the 2015 Tom Fairley Award for Editorial Excellence. The Tom Fairley Award recognizes an editor’s outstanding contribution to a work published in Canada in English or French in … Read more