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Link to Our Vanishing Glaciers - a book signing by Robert Sandford

Our Vanishing Glaciers - a book signing by Robert Sandford

Date: Jun 16, 2018

Reception: Saturday, June 23, 2018, 2 to 5 pm - artist talks and book signings at Willock & Sax Gallery.
Link to ORALITY - Africanival

ORALITY - Africanival

Date: Jun 12, 2018

On July 13th, join Edmonton Poet Laureate Ahmed Knowmadic Ali as he hosts the 'Orality' spoken word showcase.
Link to Alberta Views Short Fiction Contest

Alberta Views Short Fiction Contest

Date: Jun 11, 2018

Have you written a short work of fiction all Albertans should read? Send it to Alberta Views magazine! Deadline: July 3.
Link to YouthWrite's camps for kids who love to write... just about anything!© are now accepting registrations!

YouthWrite's camps for kids who love to write... just about anything!© are now accepting registrations!

Date: Jun 8, 2018

YouthWrite is a non-profit multi-disciplinary Summer camp for talented youth who love to be creative! Camps begin in July.
Link to Billy-Ray Belcourt wins 2018 Griffin Poetry Prize

Billy-Ray Belcourt wins 2018 Griffin Poetry Prize

Date: Jun 7, 2018

Billy-Ray Belcourt wins $65,000 Griffin Poetry Prize for his anthology, This Wound is a World.
Link to Writing Opportunity: Edmonton Historical Board Historic Designation Plaque Writing

Writing Opportunity: Edmonton Historical Board Historic Designation Plaque Writing

Date: Jun 7, 2018

Seeking expressions of interest from writers interested in completing a short-term contract. Deadline to apply: June 20.
Link to Billy-Ray Belcourt wins a 2018 Indigenous Voices Award

Billy-Ray Belcourt wins a 2018 Indigenous Voices Award

Date: Jun 6, 2018

Billy Ray was recognized for most significant work of poetry in English by an emerging Indigenous writer. Joshua Whitehead was also nominated.
Link to Fathers/Father Figures Poetry Workshop

Fathers/Father Figures Poetry Workshop

Date: Jun 4, 2018

Thursday, June 28th | 7:00 - 9:00 pm | 9351 118 Ave | FREE
Link to Lady Vanessa Cardona wins 2018 Canadian Individual Slam Championship

Lady Vanessa Cardona wins 2018 Canadian Individual Slam Championship

Date: Apr 30, 2018

On April 28th, Lady Vanessa won the title of Canada’s best individual slam poet at the 2018 Verses Festival of Words in Vancouver.
Link to Sheri-D Wilson named Calgary Poet Laureate

Sheri-D Wilson named Calgary Poet Laureate

Date: Apr 24, 2018

Calgary Arts Development and the Calgary Poet Laureate Selection Committee are pleased to announce Sheri-D Wilson as the 2018-2020 Poet Laureate.

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