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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...

David Caron, member of the steering committee for the National Forum on the Literary Arts

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National Forum on the Literary Arts: An ongoing conversation

One of the questions I heard frequently going into the National Forum on the Literary Arts on February 14-15 was: What does the Canada...

Young fans with writer Susan Juby, at the Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts. Photo: Cathie Roy.

Artist Story

Festival shines

The Sunshine Coast Festival has been bringing authors and readers together for over 30 years.

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Past recipients

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

News Release

Simon Brault named New Director and CEO

Mr. Brault will assume the role on June 26, 2014 for a 5-year term.


Maps of Canada Showing Canada Council funding by Province and Territory

Statistical research and analysis regarding Canada Council funding programs, grant recipients and...