CAA Membership

What does CAA–NCR have to offer you?

  • Regular meetings which provide access to amazing speakers from the writing industry
  • A variety of workshops dedicated to various aspects of writing
  • Discounts on all workshops
  • Writing circles which provide constructive criticism in a positive, healthy atmosphere
  • Free advertising in Byline—our bi-monthly local publication
  • Access to our writers-in-residence program
  • Marketing opportunities through our members website link and other activities
  • Free entry in our writing contest
  • Information and assistance with book launching events
  • Free subscription to CAA’s national newsletter
  • Special membership rates for students
  • Links to writers from across Canada

All provided in a friendly, supportive atmosphere.

How to Apply for CAA Membership

For details or to apply, see the membership information on the Canadian Authors Association National site.

Indicate that you wish to be affiliated with the National Capital Region Branch.

 

March meeting

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
TOPIC: Playwriting
SPEAKER: Laurie Fyffe
What makes a play different from other forms of writing? How do you get the characters to tell your story? What
exactly is ‘dramatic action’? And how does the playwright craft dialogue to serve both characters and plot?
It’s all about wants and desires.
BIO: Laurie Fyffe is a playwright, dramaturge, actor, arts administrator and Artistic Director of Evolution Theatre, Ottawa. She is a member of CAEA, ACTRA, and the Playwrights Guild of Canada.