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The Illustrated Ode to Labrador by Dr. Harry Paddon with additional text by Robin McGrath

The Illustrated Ode to Labrador by Dr. Harry Paddon with additional text by Robin McGrath | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
The Illustrated Ode to Labrador is a new treatment of Dr. Harry Paddon’s beloved anthem.
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Prior and Matuk read at Poetry London (Ontario) Reading Series

Title: Prior and Matuk read at Poetry London (Ontario) Reading Series Date: January 18, 2017 Location: London, Ontario, CanadaDescription: The Poetry London Reading Series hosts monthly readings and poetry workshops in London, Ontario.
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Griffin Poetry Prize | Botha, Calabro, Peerbaye and Swan at Brockton Writers Series

Griffin Poetry Prize | Botha, Calabro, Peerbaye and Swan at Brockton Writers Series | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
The annual Griffin Poetry Prize awards two literary prizes of C$65,000 for poetry written in or translated into English.
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More Lives Than This Plain Desperation: Carolyn Smart’s Careen

More Lives Than This Plain Desperation: Carolyn Smart’s Careen | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Canada's Poetry Magazine
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Questions for Wolf

Questions for Wolf | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Website for reviews of Saskatchewan-published books. Reviews are commissioned from Saskatchewan writers and are produced in-house at the SPG.
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Hybrid Literature: Ruth Ozeki’s A Tale for the Time Being | Scholars— Lab

Hybrid Literature: Ruth Ozeki’s A Tale for the Time Being | Scholars— Lab | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
As a scholar of contemporary literature, I have naturally been drawn to the incredible literary innovation that has exploded in the wake of digital developments
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The Secrets We Keep: Book launch (Toronto)

The Secrets We Keep: Book launch (Toronto) | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Deb Loughead author of  numerous young adult CanLit will be launching her newest title The Secrets We Keep
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If Not Now, When? Models for Resistance in SF

If Not Now, When? Models for Resistance in SF | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Both fantasy and SF present alternative visions of the world; but some of these visions are helpful, and others are not. Some are dystopian, some are utopian. Some are hierarchical, some are egalitarian.
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Glace Bay Historical Society to host talk about company houses - Cape Breton University Press

Glace Bay Historical Society to host talk about company houses - Cape Breton University Press | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Note that the December meeting of the Glace Bay Historical Society (Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, 7 p.m.) will feature a... Continue»
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Lisa de Nikolits's Blog: Lisa writes, reads and blogs from time to time... - So Long 2016 And Thanks For All The Fish! - December 01, 2016 10:21

Lisa de Nikolits's Blog: Lisa writes, reads and blogs from time to time... - So Long 2016 And Thanks For All The Fish! - December 01, 2016 10:21 | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
And I have to say, when it comes to my writing and all the love that has been showered on The Nearly Girl, there really have been shoals of lovely
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Lacunae - Chapter 15.4 - Wattpad

Lacunae - Chapter 15.4 - Wattpad | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Major Aula Reed is a Canadian fighter pilot, veteran astronaut, closeted bisexual, and survivor of the worst accident in space exploration since Spac
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Winners Announced for CANSCAIP’s 2016 Writing for Children Competition - Canadian Children's Book Centre

Winners Announced for CANSCAIP’s 2016 Writing for Children Competition - Canadian Children's Book Centre | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
CANSCAIP (Canadian Society of Children’s Authors, Illustrators and Performers), in partnership with The Writers’ Union of Canada, has announced the winners and finalists of the 19th annual Writing for Children Competition.  A cash...
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Telling Canadian writers' stories

Telling Canadian writers' stories | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
The Juggernaut's animated series for the Writers Guild of Canada makes the case for Canadian culture.
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National Poetry Month (Canada, US, UK)

Title: National Poetry Month (Canada, US, UK) Start Date: April 1, 2017End Date: April 30, 2017 Location: Canada, US, UKDescription: National Poetry Month is a month-long celebration of poetry established by the Academy of American Poets in 1996...
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Griffin Poetry Prize | Skin

Griffin Poetry Prize | Skin | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
The annual Griffin Poetry Prize awards two literary prizes of C$65,000 for poetry written in or translated into English. A Canadian prize is given to a living poet resident in Canada; an international prize is given to a living poet or translator from any country in the world. Judges are selected annually by the trustees and the prizes are awarded in the spring of each year.
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Griffin Poetry Prize | Emily Dickinson Tribute – Tracy K. Smith with Dr. David Devorkin

Griffin Poetry Prize | Emily Dickinson Tribute – Tracy K. Smith with Dr. David Devorkin | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
The annual Griffin Poetry Prize awards two literary prizes of C$65,000 for poetry written in or translated into English.
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Review: In Testimony, Robbie Robertson looks back on a remarkable musical career

Review: In Testimony, Robbie Robertson looks back on a remarkable musical career | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
In his memoir, Testimony, Robbie Robertson looks back on a remarkable musical career
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Toronto Poetry Slam featuring Jaimie G from St. Catharines! | Toronto Poetry Slam

Toronto Poetry Slam featuring Jaimie G from St. Catharines! | Toronto Poetry Slam | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
#Poetry in #Toronto : Toronto Poetry Slam featuring Jaimie G from St. Catharine… https://t.co/E5s6q5BlWV, see more https://t.co/tvCjgEjRG8
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Jerusalem Ablaze - an evening with Orlando Ortega-Medina | Events at Waterstones Bookshops | Waterstones

Jerusalem Ablaze - an evening with Orlando Ortega-Medina  | Events at Waterstones Bookshops | Waterstones | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Events at Waterstones get you closer to the books and authors you admire most. Find information and tickets about Jerusalem Ablaze - an evening with Orlando Ortega-Medina today.
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23rd Annual Hamilton Art Council Literary Awards: Fiction Finalists | Hamilton Arts Council

RT @HamArtsCouncil: Check out the finalists for The Literary Award for Fiction #hamarts https://t.co/JNfjreaFHY @garybarwin @MarnieWoo @jan…
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Friday Presentations

Friday Presentations | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
What should you be doing right now? Counting down the hours until you meet Gail @AndersonDargatz! Tonight https://t.co/OibPS0vdRz #yegwrites
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Editing a 99 year life – Raye Green’s writing

Editing a 99 year life – Raye Green’s writing | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
"The writer is chasing 90, and still on the go" - a fascinating editing project of a grandmother's writing
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Finance Minister : Promote literacy and the local economy in Newfoundland by keeping taxes on books low

Finance Minister : Promote literacy and the local economy in Newfoundland by keeping taxes on books low | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Newfoundland book publishers are concerned that changing the tax on printed books from 5% to 15% would be detrimental not only to our bookstores and publishers but to the larger issue of literacy in our province.
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42 Calls for Submissions: December 2016 - Paying Markets

42 Calls for Submissions: December 2016 - Paying Markets | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
The end of the year is just loaded with calls for submissions! These literary magazines want your poetry, fiction, flash fiction, essays
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