The 2015 WIC Pyramid Campaign is on!To find out how you can contribute to this great community initiative in support of at-risk youth, click here.
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:
Thank you to everyone who submitted an application to the 2015 QWF Mentorship Program. Mentorship pairs will be announced in January.
Writing Workshops - Next SessionSpring 2015 Workshops will be announced at the end of January and begin in March.
New Fund for Public Readings by Quebec English-Language Writers
Funded by The Canada Council for the ArtsThe 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.
The Fall 2014 Issue #22 is now online. You can read it here.
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 your copy here!
ERDC Starts Settlement Distribution ProcessFreelance 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.
Writers CEGEPs 2014-2015Please note that all of the funds for the 2014-2015 Writers in CEGEPs Program have now been committed. For information about the program in general, please click here.
Students at La Tuque High School celebrate the publication of their zine, As We See, along with WIC writer-facilitators Greg Santos and Moe Clark, and English teacher Martin Goudreault. The launch and reading held on December 10, 2014 was attended by parents as well as students from last year's WIC workshops in La Tuque.
WORDS & MUSIC
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.
WRITERS OUT LOUD
The Writers Out Loud series showcases talented and personable English-language writers from across the province of Quebec.