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Writing and Publishing

About Writing and Publishing

The Writing and Publishing Section contributes to the advancement of Canadian literature, through its programs and in line with the...

Writing and Publishing

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Public Lending Right

The Public Lending Right Program (PLR) is geared specifically to Canadian literary contributors, providing fair compensation for free public access to their works while acknowledging their contribution to Canada’s culture. Are you registered?

National Forum on the Literary Arts

Montréal, February 14-15, 2014

Montréal, February 14-15, 2014 Event details Close to 250 people involved in the literary arts across the country will convene to...

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National Forum on the Literary Arts

On February 14-15, 2014, some 250 members of the Canadian literary community gathered in Montréal for the National Forum on the...

Artist Story

Community wins

Canada Council helps bring Canadian authors directly into remote northern communities through grants geared specifically to their needs.

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Past recipients

Here's a handy tool: a searchable database of past grant recipients and prize winners.

New funding model - all program names

News Release

Canada Council for the Arts introduces New Funding Model

The organization, an arm’s length agency of the federal government, will transform its current suite of 147 discipline-based programs into six national, non-disciplinary programs.

Research

Provincial and Territorial Culture Satellite Account, 2010

New 2010 provincial / territorial (PT) data detailing the economic importance of arts, culture, heritage and sport are now available via...