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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...

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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...

<em>AMINATA,</em> novel by Lawrence Hill, 2011, Les éditions de la Pleine Lune. Photo: Ryan McVay.

Artist Story

Aminata on tour

French translation of The Book of Negroes tours Quebec thanks to publisher Éditions de la Pleine Lune and Council tour grant.

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Past recipients

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

Governor General's Literary Awards finalist announcement October 7

News Release

The 2014 GG shortlist is here

Ottawa, October 7, 2014 – The Canada Council for the Arts today announced the 2014 shortlist for the Governor...

Research

Artists and Cultural Workers in Canadas Provinces and Territories, 2011

This report provides an in-depth analysis of artists in Canada’s provinces and territories, based on the 2011 National Household...