Suspended writer defended
The Canadian literary community is in shock after the University of British Columbia suspended acclaimed author Steven Galloway from his job as chairman of its creative writing program over "serious allegations." UBC has not revealed the nature of the ...
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Writers' Trust launches writing fellowship for Canada's sesquicentennial
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Writers Trust logo The Writers' Trust of Canada has announced a new fellowship that will award $150,000 to a trio of authors over three years in honour of the country's 150th anniversary. Each writer ? one per year ? will receive $50,000 to enable them ...

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Essays on Canadian Writing was established in 1974 as a scholarly journal of criticism and review devoted to the study of Canadian literature. We are receptive to all critical approaches and to all theoretical modes of inquiry. Submissions are welcome in English and French.

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