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Link to Summer Writers Residency 2023

Summer Writers Residency 2023

Date: Nov 9, 2022

This self-directed residency offers the opportunity to work away from the constraints of everyday life and delve deep into your creative project.

Deadline: Mar 15, 2023 - 11:45 pm

Link to Literary Journalism 2023 | In-Person

Literary Journalism 2023 | In-Person

Date: Nov 8, 2022

This two-week residency encourages the exploration of new ideas in journalism and experimentation in writing.

Deadline: Mar 8, 2023 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for submissions: Unleash Lit Journal

Call for submissions: Unleash Lit Journal

Date: Nov 2, 2022

Seeking writing submissions for the inaugural issue of Unleash Lit Journal.
Link to Perimeters Ridge, a solo exhibition by Ferdinando Spina

Perimeters Ridge, a solo exhibition by Ferdinando Spina

Date: Oct 27, 2022

The Alberta Society of Artists is proud to present a solo exhibition and book launch featuring paintings, poems, and stories by Ferdinando Spina.

Deadline: Dec 17, 2022 - 4:00 pm

Link to Banff Centre | Graphic Novels and Visual Narratives Residency

Banff Centre | Graphic Novels and Visual Narratives Residency

Date: Oct 24, 2022

In this self-directed residency, you will have the space to delve deep into your creative project and take advantage of artistic community

Deadline: Jan 25, 2023 - 11:45 pm

Link to WGA 2022 Call for Board Members

WGA 2022 Call for Board Members

Date: Aug 4, 2022

The Writers' Guild of Alberta is looking for volunteers to sit on our 2022-23 board.
Link to Budget 2022

Budget 2022

Date: Feb 28, 2022

On February 24, the Alberta government announced details of its 2022-23 budget.
Link to Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 6

Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 6

Date: Jan 19, 2022

6th and final wave of results of a long-term study to gauge Alberta audiences' attitudes towards returning to live arts and culture venues and events.
Link to Norma Dunning wins 2021 Governor General's Literary Award for English-language fiction

Norma Dunning wins 2021 Governor General's Literary Award for English-language fiction

Date: Nov 19, 2021

Congratulations to Norma Dunning, and also to Alberta-based writer Jenna Butler who was named a finalist for an award.
Link to Surveying The Landscape - A Research Study on New Play Development within Canada

Surveying The Landscape - A Research Study on New Play Development within Canada

Date: Jul 7, 2021

A new research study created for playwrights, theatre companies, and service organizations by Louise Casemore through Alberta Playwrights' Network.

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