Canadian Writers’ Summit 2016: June 15–19, 2016

Registration now open! Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind superconference.

(Psst! Special discount rates for members!) For details, programming and to register, go to

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Final Call for Entries

Canadian Authors Emerging Writer Award

For a Canadian writer under 30 deemed to show exceptional promise in the field of literary creation. Deadline: April 30, 2016

For guidelines and entry form, go to Submit for an Award, where you’ll see info about all our literary awards. (Remember to scroll down to access the Emerging Writer Award details, guidelines and entry form.)

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Canadian Authors Responds to 2016 Federal Budget

Visit our Advocacy pages at  to

• read our latest media release on the Budget

• learn more about a world-wide letter-writing campaign to publishers of literary works and CAA’s role in this initiative

• read our letter to publishers

• access two informative documents drafted by the International Authors Forum: “Ten Principles for Fair Contracts” and “Stop Forcing Authors to Take Unlimited Financial Risks”

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CAA Spring Webinar Series

Watch this space for information about our upcoming series of webinars, including Worldbuilding for Writers!

• Watch on YouTube How to Register for a CAA Webinar (member edition)