Welcome to Canadian Authors-Victoria

Canadian Authors–Victoria organizes writing events in Victoria, BC. We are affiliated with the Metro Vancouver Branch and are part of the Canadian Authors Association, which encourages and inspires writers of all genres. We offer aspiring, emerging, and professional writers opportunities and resources to hone their writing and business skills, network with others, and thrive in a community of like-minded professionals.

Upcoming Writers Events

Tue Oct 17 from 7 to 9 pm – Speak Easy Prose Open Mic

Read fiction or nonfiction at Speak Easy, Victoria’s newest prose open-mic event. Readings up to five minutes. Open mic sign-up 6:45 pm to 7:00 pm. Featured readers will include Victoria author Margaret Gracie and winners of the Canadian Authors–Victoria 2017 flash creative nonfiction contest. 

Cost: This is a free event

Location: Good Earth Coffeehouse, 1971 Oak Bay Ave, Victoria, BC V8R 1E2

Fri Nov 3 from 5 to 7 pm – Victoria Writers Meet & Greet

The Victoria Writers’ Society, Federation of BC Writers, and Canadian Authors–Victoria are partnering for a Meet and Greet.

Date and Time: Friday, Nov 3 from 5 to 7 pm

Location: James Joyce Bistro/Peacock Billiards, 1175-C Douglas Street (at View), Victoria, BC V8W 2E2. The location is across from the Bay Centre.

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Wed Nov 8 from 7 to 9 pm Rejected But Not Dejected – Tactics for getting your story read
with Literary Agent Robert Mackwood

Special Event Sun Nov 19 from 2 to 4 pm STIRRING THE OCCURRING - Stephen Leacock and the Act of Artistic Creation


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Victoria Writers Meet & Greet Fri Nov 3 from 5 to 7 pm