Come work with the QWF!

The QWF is accepting applications for the Membership Services & Communications Coordinator job until July 14. Read the posting.

The 2017 QWF Awards

Thank you to everyone who submitted a book. Read the list of submissions.

Free Creative writing workshops for teens!

Registration is open for three free workshops for teens (14 to 18) led by Cam Terwilliger this summer at the QWF. Get the details.

Call for Applications - Writers in CEGEPS 2017-2018

Learn more about the program and read the call for applications.

Fund for Public Readings by Quebec English-Language Writers

Funded by The Canada Council for the Arts

The Quebec Writers Out Loud Fund, which supports readings across Canada by Quebec-based English-language authors, is accepting applications for readings that will take place in the year beginning April 1, 2017. Learn about the program.

carte blanche

carte blanche Issue 30 - Summer 2017 is now online. Read it!

QWF Literary Dinners... And Teas!

Interested in hosting a literary star and 20 of your friends for dinner or tea? Read about how it works.

Turtle Island Reads

Find out more about this live public event celebrating Indigenous stories and authors last September at Kahnawake Survival School in Kahnawake.

Visit Hire-A-Writer Directory

The QWF Hire-A-Writer Directory

Whether you’re a writer looking for an experienced coach, or a writing coach looking for clients, you’ll want to take a look. Find out more about the directory.

Attention CEGEP Professors! Did you know about the Writers in CEGEPs Program?

Read about the Writers in CEGEPs program.

Donate Now Through!

Thank you to everyone who supported the 2017 WIC Pyramid Campaign!

CBC Montreal

The CBC / QWF 2017
was Sarah Lolley
Read Sarah's final column of the residency at the CBC Montreal website.


Words and Music is the QWF's literary cabaret. It usually takes place the 3rd Sunday of every month at Casa del Popolo, 4873 boul. St-Laurent. Doors open at 8:00 and the show starts at 9:00.


The Writers Out Loud series showcases talented and personable English-language writers from across the province of Quebec.