QWF Fall Writing Workshops Online

To find out more, visit the Workshops section of the website.


Thank you to all who submitted books. A complete list of titles submitted will be posted here in fall. Learn more about the QWF Awards.

Enjoy this video footage of the 2014 QWF Awards Gala by carefulMEDIA.

Fund for Public Readings by Quebec English-Language Writers

Funded by The Canada Council for the Arts

The Quebec Writers Out Loud program to support readings across Canada by Quebec-based English-language authors has been renewed for the period from April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2016. About the program.

2015 Judy Mappin Community Award

The QWF is now accepting written nominations from members of the community for the award. The deadline for nominations is September 15, 2015. Details.

Thank you to everyone who donated to the 2015 WIC Pyramid Campaign!

Find out more about this great community initiative in support of at-risk youth.
2015 Writers in the Community Pyramid Campaign

carte blanche

The Summer 2015 Issue #24 is now online. Read.
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!

QWF Literary Dinners... And Teas!

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

Writers CEGEPs 2014-2015

Please note that all of the funds for the 2014-2015 Writers in CEGEPs Program have now been committed. Information about the program.

Donate Now Through CanadaHelps.org!

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 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.