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Call for Submissions – Wine & Words | New Writings

Your writing can be part of Wine & Words | New Writings, a celebration of new writing by our friends at Theatre by the River!

Submit an excerpt of an unpublished work-in-progress – part of a short story, poem, song, scene from a play, prose – to be performed at Wine & Words. Wine & Words provides an opportunity to celebrate the authors and their unpublished creative works by showcasing them through the professional talents of local performance artists.

A panel of …

WordFest: Banff-Calgary International Writers Festival

WordFest: Banff-Calgary International Writers Festival (Calgary, AB):Call to Writers, Deadline April 21

Call for Submissions – Anne Green Award

WordFest: Banff-Calgary International Writers Festival is inviting submissions for the inaugural Anne Green Award. The $3,000 award will be given to an artist whose project explores and challenges the traditional form of story and narrative and culminates in a presentation of the work at the 17th annual WordFest held in Calgary and Banff from October 9–14, 2012. The recipient will also be invited to Calgary as …

Winnipeg Free Press/ Writers’ Collective Non-Fiction & Poetry Contest!


Frame Projects: Call to Poets, Deadline October 19

Frame Projects: Call to Poets, Deadline October 19

Call for Submissions for Art Show Happening October 27, 28, 29 and 30th
Deadline for Submissions: Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 4:30pm

Theme: Hell Of Silence

“In this show, we hope to look at the many ways “silence” can be experienced and the positive or negative impacts it may have on an individual, family or community, depending on the context it’s received.” The show is around Halloween, though not a Halloween Show. We are …

Call for Submissions

(Reposted from the Winnipeg Arts E-Billboard)


Mennonite Literary Society: Call to Writers, Deadline September 3


The Mennonite Literary Society seeks poetry, art, fiction, creative non-fiction, essays and reviews for the December 2011 issue of Rhubarb. We are specifically seeking art and writing reflecting the traditional and non-traditional music in Mennonite culture, but will accept and include art and writing unrelated to the theme.  Work will be accepted until the end of September, but we would prefer to receive it …

Paper/Creative Proposal Opportunity!

An invitation from Julia Kasdorf and Kirsten Beachy to the next “Mennonite/s Writing” Conference. – Sue Sorensen
Call for Papers and Creative Proposals (Long version)

Mennonite/s Writing VI: Solos and Harmonies
Thursday, March 29-Sunday, April 1, 2012
Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, Virginia.

Proposals for scholarly papers, creative writing presentations, and panels
are sought for the sixth in a series of conferences on Mennonite writing
in the U.S., Canada, and beyond. The conference will both celebrate and
examine this rapidly developing literature across borders on …


$1,500 PRIZE


The Writers’ Union of Canada is pleased to announce that submissions are being accepted until April 24, 2011, for the 2011 WRITING FOR CHILDREN COMPETITION. The winning entry will be the best Canadian children’s story of 1,500 words in the English language, written by an unpublished author.



$1,500 for the winning entry and the entries of the winner and finalists will be submitted to three Canadian children’s publishers.



Melanie Florence, Dave Glaze, and Roy Miki will serve as …