The League of Canadian Poets Announces the 2019 Book Awards Longlists

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2019 The League of Canadian Poets Announces the 2019 Book Awards Longlists Monday, April 1, 2019, Toronto, ON: To officially launch the 21st annual National Poetry Month in Canada, The League of Canadian Poets is thrilled to announce the 2019 Book Awards Longlists, including the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award, the … Read more

ACP releases study on diversity in the Canadian publishing industry

Download the press release ACP releases study on diversity in the Canadian publishing industry TORONTO, ONTARIO—(March 20, 2019)—The Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP) has released the results of its 2018 baseline survey measuring diversity in the English-language Canadian book publishing industry. The first survey of its kind conducted of the Canadian industry, the results were … Read more

Author Incomes in Steep Decline

October 22, 2018 For Immediate Release Author Incomes in Steep Decline A 27% drop in last three years suggests educational copying is devastating writers’ livelihoods The Writers’ Union of Canada (TWUC) today released the results of its 2018 income survey report. Entitled Diminishing Returns: Creative Culture at Risk, the report documents a 27% decrease in … Read more

Access Copyright: Board of Directors seeks two new members from creator & publishing communities

Access Copyright’s Nominating Committee is holding an open call for members of the creator and publisher community who would be interested in being considered as director candidates to the Board of Directors. Specifically, the Committee is interested in hearing from candidates residing outside of Ontario, from an equity-seeking community, and with expertise in the following … Read more