Category CWCA Announcements

Save the Date: CWCA Conference, May 2017

Save the Date The CWCA Conference will take place May 25-26, 2017 at OCAD University in Toronto, Ontario. Keynote speaker: Dr. Frankie Condon, University of Waterloo We will circulate the call for proposals within the next few weeks, but in the meantime, mark your calendars for what promises to be a fabulous event in a […]

Meeting || CWCA at IWCA

Dear friends and colleagues, The IWCA has given regional and affiliate associations some time to meet on Friday, October 14, 6:45-8 p.m. Our association Chair, Heather Fitzgerald, and I, will be there to represent the CWCA, and we hope to (re-)connect with many of you at that meeting. Please share this information with tutors who […]

CWCA Executive || Call for nominations

Dear CWCA colleagues and friends, At this year’s AGM, we must elect a few new executive positions. Please consider nominating yourself, or nominating someone you know who is interested. If you have questions about the work of the executive, please feel free to contact any one of the current executive members. The following positions are […]

Back to school, 2015 edition

The CWCA would like to wish all centre staff, faculty, administrators, and students all the best for the start of another year!

Writers’ Trust of Canada | Writers’ Residency Opportunities

Writers’ Residency Opportunities From the website: “Residency programs that are not annual, are less than four weeks in duration, or charge an application fee are not included here. The availability of residency programs may be contingent upon the host organization receiving Canada Council funding. Check with the host organization before applying.”


Dear members and friends of the CWCA, It is with great pleasure—and pride—that I can now officially announce that the IWCA board has voted unanimously to approve the CWCA as an affiliate organization. I am certain that this new relationship will bring strength, visibility, and many new opportunities to our association. I also want to […]

Call for nominations || CASDW Annual Research Award

CASDW Annual Research Award – Call for Nominations CASDW invites nominations for its annual research award—an award given to the author(s) of the best journal article or book chapter (single- or co-authored) published by a CASDW member during the 2014 calendar year. Multi-authored articles or chapters will be eligible as long as one of the […]