Beth Kaplan’s new memoir-in-essays, Midlife Solo: writing through chaos to find my way in the world, was published in November by Mosaic Press and launched with a joyful party at Ben McNally Books.… More


M. M. DeLuca. Marjorie DeLuca | POSTED: Nov 9, 2023

Literary Reading or Event

M.M. DeLuca will appear on popular podcast THE THRILLER ZONE to talk about her upcoming novel, THE NIGHT SIDE. Access it at: or on YouTube… More

NEW PUBLICATION: THE NIGHT SIDE by M.M. DELUCA from Severn House Books, a division of Canongate

M. M. DeLuca. Marjorie DeLuca
POSTED: Nov 9, 2023

New Publication

Twenty years of secrets. One deadly truth. When Ruby was eighteen, she ran away from her home in Stoneybrook, Montana, and vowed she'd never return. Never return to life under the control of her… More

Rudy Wiebe: Essays on His Works, editor Bianca Lakoseljac

Bianca Lakoseljac | POSTED: Nov 9, 2023

New Publication

Rudy Wiebe: Essays on His Works, edited by Bianca Lakoseljac, examines Wiebe’s achievements as an author, editor, professor and mentor who helped shape successful authors, gave rise to new… More


Shirley Bigelow DeKelver
POSTED: Nov 6, 2023

New Publication

"Climate of Fire-Book One-Survival", part of my trilogy, was released by my publisher, BWL PUBLISHING INC. on November 1, 2023.  I am currently working on "Book Two-Treachery", and will complete… More

Lara Okihiro announces the publication of Obaasan's Boots

Lara Okihiro | POSTED: Nov 6, 2023

New Publication

Lara Okihiro is thrilled to announce the publication of Obaasan's Boots, her children’s novel based on her family’s experience of internment as Japanese Canadians, and co-written with her cousin,… More


Ken McGoogan
POSTED: Nov 4, 2023

Literary Reading or Event

It says here that if you're in Toronto on Nov. 7, you should join, ahem, "renowned author Ken McGoogan and Adventure Canada" for an evening of exploration, history, music, and culture. A slideshow, a… More

UBC Job Posting: Assistant or Associate Professor in Black Speculative Writing

| POSTED: Nov 2, 2023

Employment or Volunteer Opportunity

The UBC School of Creative Writing is seeking an established or promising Black speculative writer with a focus on the Black diaspora and an interest in cross-disciplinary collaboration. Expertise in… More

On November 12th, author Chris Kuriata will read from his debut novel "Sacrifice of the Sisters Lot" at Little Ghost Bookstore, 930 Dundas St. W, from 1pm to 3 pm. About the book: "Drawing from… More

Arjan Singh Bath Award for contributions to Punjabi literature

Nadeem Parmar | POSTED: Nov 1, 2023

Member Activity

Kalwant Nadeem Parmar was honoured to receive the Arjan Singh Bath award on October 9, 2023.  The award, bestowed by Sukhi Bath Motors, recognizes individuals who have distinguished themselves… More