Writers’ Trust of Canada announces shortlist for the RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers

>>From the Writers’ Trust of Canada Toronto – May 5, 2015 – The Writers’ Trust of Canada has announced the finalists for a literary award known for discovering and promoting the brightest up-and-coming young writers in Canada. The RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers rewards writers who are under age 35 and unpublished in … Read more

The Writers’ Union of Canada announces shortlist for 2014 Danuta Gleed Literary Award

>>From The Writers’ Union of Canada May 4, 2015 – The Writers’ Union of Canada is pleased to announce the short list of nominees for the eighteenth annual DANUTA GLEED LITERARY AWARD. The Award recognizes the best first English-language collection of short fiction by a Canadian author published in 2014.  The Award consists of cash prizes … Read more

Winners of Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Contest for Canadian Youth announced

>>From the League of Canadian Poets The League of Canadian Poets (LCP) is pleased to announce the winners of the Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Contest for Canadian Youth.  The contest is named in honour of Jessamy Stursberg and “her lifelong love of poetry,” who passed away in 2008; she is the late wife of journalist and author Peter Stursberg. The … Read more

ACP to honour Linda Cameron with President’s Award

>>From the Association of Canadian Publishers The Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP) is pleased to announce that Linda Cameron, Director of University of Alberta Press, will be presented with the ACP President’s Award this June. A past president of ACP, Linda is recognized for her exemplary advocacy work on behalf of Alberta and Canadian publishers, … Read more