Congratulations to the winners of the 2014 QWF Awards!

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2014 Awards Gala honouring Great Women of Words! To view the list of award winners, click here.

Many thanks to gala sponsor:

The deadline for applications to the 2015 QWF Mentorship Program is Fri Nov 21! For information, click here.

New Fund for Public Readings by Quebec English-Language Writers

Funded by The Canada Council for the Arts

The Quebec Writers’ Federation is accepting applications from eligible organizations throughout Canada to support readings by Quebec-based English-language authors. For info visit: Quebec Writers Out Loud.

Happy Anniversary carte blanche!

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The Fall 2014 Issue #22 will be launched on October 22, when carte blanche will also host a 10th anniversary celebration!
Copies of the beautiful hardcopy collector's edition of carte blanche Issue #15 are available through print-on-demand. Original art & design by Martha Ailish Moore. Get yours now!

ERDC Starts Settlement Distribution Process

Freelance writers who wrote for The Gazette between 1985 and 2010 should complete a form if they want to take part in the distribution. Claimants have until March 5, 2015 to file. Follow this link for information and instructions.

QWF Literary Dinners... And Teas!

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

Fall 2014 Writing Workshops

Fall Session 2014 now open to the public for registration! For details, click here.

Writers CEGEPs 2014-2015

For information on how to book a writer, please click here.

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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.