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Link to Alexis Marie Chute to receive 2018 Alumni Horizon Award

Alexis Marie Chute to receive 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 WGA Presents: Borderlines at LitFest - So, Where Are You From?

WGA Presents: Borderlines at LitFest - So, Where Are You From?

Date: Sep 13, 2018

With a strong passion for English and/or their heritage languages, six Canadian writers offer their inspiration and stories. Oct.16, 6:00PM
Link to Webinar: Build a Writers’ Platform and Find Your Audience

Webinar: Build a Writers’ Platform and Find Your Audience

Date: Sep 11, 2018

One-day online training course with Kimberley Grabas on September 22, presented by Writers' Guild of Alberta.
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.
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.
Link to Albertan artists recognized at the 2017 Governor General's Literary Awards

Albertan artists recognized at the 2017 Governor General's Literary Awards

Date: Nov 1, 2017

Congratulations to Richard Harrison of Calgary and the other Albertan finalists recognized at the 2017 Governor General's Literary Awards