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Recent Releases

le Salon du livre anarchiste de Montréal aura lieu samedi le 26 mai et dimanche le 27 mai 2018 au parc Vinet
Canadian Writers' Summit, Toronto, June 14-17, 2018
Vendors wanted for the Ottawa Small Press Book Fair, Spring 2018
Arc Angels: Join the Celestial Choir of Canadian Poetry Lovers!
The Tree Reading Series GoFundMe campaign
the Parliamentary Poet Laureate - Canada's National Poetry Registry
Pearl Pirie's list of English Canadian poets in Ottawa


Literary Contests

CBC Poetry Prize - deadline May 31, 2018
Ottawa Public Library’s annual 50+ Short Story Contest -deadline: May 31, 2018
bpNichol chapbook award 2018 - deadline: May 31, 2018
Exile Lit Comps: deadlines - June 29, 2018
Frog Hollow Press 2018 Chapbook Contest - deadline: June 30, 2018
The Seventh Annual Thomas Morton Memorial Prize in Literary Excellence -deadline: September 30, 2018
2018 Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry; deadline: December 15, 2017


Call for Submissions

Ricepaper Magazine: Boundaries and Borders Deadline: June 30, 2018
Bywords.ca wants your Canadian poetry reviews.
Grey Borders Magazine Call for Submissions
Byward Market Authors' Market - Vendors Wanted
Coven Editions Call for Broadsides and Magical Micropoems
League of Canadian Poets Call for Submissions - Poem-a-day
h&: actively seeking submissions
Bywords.ca Call for Poetry by Current and Former Ottawa Students, Residents and Workers


Workshops

Sage Hill Writing Summer Programs: July 16 – 26, 2018 - deadline May 28, 2018
The Magic of Miniature: Haibun & Small Book Making with Terry Ann Carter - June 9, 2018 $90 + HST
Ottawa Romance Writers Workshop: Self-Publishing Tools Explained - April 15, 2018
Writers Point Poetry Retreat: August 14-18, 2018 $375
A Call for Poets: Writing Retreat with Lorna Crozier - Sept 9-15, 2018
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity: Literary Arts Programs 2018