Turtle Island Reads

Turtle Island Reads Is Back!

Come join us at McGill University on Sept.20 to discuss and celebrate Indigenous Canadian books. Find out more!


CBC Montreal

2018 CBC/QWF Writer-in-Residence Program

To learn more and apply, log on to your Submittable account by clicking on the link below. (You will be given the option to sign up for a free account if you don’t already have one.)
2018 QWF Mentorship Program
The CBC / QWF 2017 Writer-in-Residence was Sarah Lolley. Read her final column of the residency on the CBC website.


2018 QWF Mentorship Program

Call for Applications!

The QWF Mentorship program is designed to help promising emerging writers make the transition to the next stage of their careers. Learn more.


The 2017 Judy Mappin Community Award

Do you know someone who has made a longstanding contribution to English-language literature in Quebec? Learn how to submit a nomination.


Fall Writing Workshops

The fall 2017 workshop descriptions are online and registration is open! Details here.


The 2017 Judy Mappin Community Award

Do you know someone who has made a longstanding contribution to English-language literature in Quebec? Learn how to submit a nomination.


The 2017 QWF Awards

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


Fund for Public Readings by Quebec English-Language Writers

Funded by The Canada Council for the Arts

The Quebec Writers’ Out Loud fund is fully committed for the year April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018. However, it is possible that some funds will be freed up due to cancellation, so you are welcome inquire or submit an application on spec.

We will begin accepting applications for the year beginning April 1, 2018 on December 1, 2017.

Learn more about the program.


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.


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.


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

Read about the Writers in CEGEPs program.







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


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.