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Authors Demand Fair Contracts

January 5, 2016

An open letter to the members of the Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP), the Literary Press Group (LPG), and the Canadian Publishers’ Council (CPC): 408 more words

Editorial Services

As I was considering self-publishing, I thought I’d check out the editing services that are out there. Editors are found at each of these websites: 253 more words


Pay the Rent

In the Spring of 2015, the Writers Union of Canada surveyed 947 writers about their income, and in May released their report on their findings: … 687 more words

Debra Martens

Bad News from Canada's Writers' Union

sketch: Jane Eaton Hamilton 2013

Today the Writers’ Union of Canada, of which I first became a member in the 1980s, released the results of a recent survey: 63 more words

Articles By Others

May 28-31: See you in Winnipeg!

Winnipeg, May 28-31: look forward to meeting writers and poets from across Canada for the Annual General Meeting of The Writer’s Union of Canada and the… 13 more words

About Doing The Work

An Exiled Writer's Path from Kurdistan to Canada, by Ava Homa

Moved by her serious and heartwrenching performance at a reading at the Joy Kogawa House last year, I had asked writer and colleague Ava Homa to write up a guest post for thecanadaproject. 1,317 more words

About Doing The Work

Making a Difference for Writers on a Shoestring Budget

 “I didn’t notice it going,” Canadian novelist, Deborah Ellis, says in a 2012 MacLean’s Magazine article.  “It’s all whisked away before I see it, like an automatic savings plan.” 646 more words
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