Canadian Authors Pleased with Federal Court Decision

July 14, 2017 — Canadian Authors Association (CAA) applauds the July 12 decision of the Federal Court of Canada in Access Copyright vs. York University, the first major decision dealing with the new Canadian fair dealing exception of educational purposes. In that decision, the Federal Court held that York University could not “opt out” of the…

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Welcome to the new Canadian Authors Association website!

A new chapter begins The Canadian Authors Association relaunches their website The new site, CanadianAuthors.org, is already loaded with program information, literary news, an events calendar, as well as other resources, and there is more to come over the following weeks. Here is just some of what is new to the site: New Responsive Design…

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CAA 2016 Literary Awards Shortlist

June 15, 2016 – The Canadian Authors Association is pleased to announce the Canadian Authors Literary Awards shortlists for 2016. Introduced in 1975, these awards continue the association’s long tradition of honouring Canadian writers who achieve excellence without sacrificing popular appeal.   The finalists were selected from over 300 nominations. The 2016 Canadian Authors Literary…

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