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Link to Apply Now | Indigenous Playwrights Nest

Apply Now | Indigenous Playwrights Nest

Date: Jan 14, 2022

The Indigenous Playwrights Nest is a two week residency that offers Indigenous playwrights environmental workspace

Deadline: Feb 16, 2022 - 11:45 pm

Link to Workshop: Weaving Tales: Essential Elements of Storytelling

Workshop: Weaving Tales: Essential Elements of Storytelling

Date: Jan 6, 2022

Register for online storytelling workshop on January 29 at 10 a.m.

Deadline: Jan 29, 2022 - 10:00 am

Link to Banff Playwrights Lab 2022 | Apply Now

Banff Playwrights Lab 2022 | Apply Now

Date: Jan 6, 2022

Experience an inspiring, interdisciplinary, and inclusive environment to work on your play while surrounded by performing artists.

Deadline: Jan 26, 2022 - 11:45 pm

Link to Literary Journalism 2022 | In-Person

Literary Journalism 2022 | In-Person

Date: Dec 22, 2021

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

Deadline: Mar 9, 2022 - 11:45 pm

Link to Computational Writing 2022 | In-Person

Computational Writing 2022 | In-Person

Date: Dec 22, 2021

The Computational Writing residency will allow writers to explore working at the intersection of computing and literary art.

Deadline: Feb 9, 2022 - 11:45 pm

Link to Savanna Harvey presents: The Write-In

Savanna Harvey presents: The Write-In

Date: Jul 7, 2021

Savanna Harvey presents: The Write-In! A weekly virtual reading/writing space open to everyone.
Link to One-on-one consultations for Alberta writers

One-on-one consultations for Alberta writers

Date: Jun 10, 2021

The AFA is offering one-on-one consultations, region by region, to all Alberta writers who have questions about the literary arts program.