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Link to Animating Our Stories | Indigenous Writing and Digital Illustration

Animating Our Stories | Indigenous Writing and Digital Illustration

Date: Feb 6, 2019

This program will ignite Indigenous authors writing for young readers to delve into new ways of storytelling using digital illustration techniques.

Deadline: Feb 27, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Dawson Residency Award and Bursary

Dawson Residency Award and Bursary

Date: Jan 30, 2019

One artist will receive a month-long residency at our studio in Prince Edward County, plus the $1,000 Dawson bursary.

Deadline: Mar 1, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Autobiography and Fiction with Electric Literature

Call for Submissions | Autobiography and Fiction with Electric Literature

Date: Jan 25, 2019

Join Electric Literature, award-winning authors and a community of peers in Banff National Park to explore concepts used in contemporary writing.

Deadline: Mar 27, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Archives Practicum

Call for Submissions | Archives Practicum

Date: Jan 2, 2019

The Archives Practicum program provides new archivists with skills and mentorship in their chosen field while they pursue a research project.

Deadline: Mar 6, 2019 - 4:30 pm

Link to Call for Submissions | Library Practicum

Call for Submissions | Library Practicum

Date: Jan 2, 2019

An opportunity for recent graduates of MLIS programs interested in artists’ books and public programming, to gain experience and develop their careers

Deadline: Mar 6, 2019 - 4:30 pm

Link to Literary Journalism | Literary Arts Residency

Literary Journalism | Literary Arts Residency

Date: Oct 26, 2018

Designed to challenge and stimulate, the program aims to inspire creative pieces of writing, which might otherwise be difficult to complete.

Deadline: Feb 27, 2019 - 5:00 pm

Link to Alexis Marie Chute receives 2018 Alumni Horizon Award

Alexis Marie Chute receives 2018 Alumni Horizon Award

Date: Sep 14, 2018

Community invited to celebrate as artist and author receives UAlberta Alumni Award on September 24.
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 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 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.

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