Home

Writers helping writers since 1921 is more than our motto.
Canadian Authors–Metro Vancouver (Including Victoria) belongs to the national Canadian Authors Association, which is dedicated to promoting a flourishing community of writers and to encouraging works of literary and artistic merit. We offer resources and opportunities to aspiring, emerging, and professional writers who are keen to hone their writing and business skills, network with others, and thrive in a community of like-minded professionals. 

Maureen Medved, proud winner of the Fred Kerner Award, is flanked by her publishers from Anvil Press, Brian Kaufman and Karen Green. The win for Medved’s novel Black Star was announced on Saturday evening at CanWrite! 2019 at UBC.

CAA Member LOGIN

Visit National Site

News & Events

CA–Metro Vancouver News & Events

Whistler Independent Book Awards Shortlist will be announced on July 16. Winners announced at the Whistler Writers Festival in October 2019.

NEXT EVENT:

SUMMER SOCIAL for CA–MV members and guests: Wed Aug 21 from 6 to 10 pm at the Firefighters’ Public House in Burnaby.

FALL SEASON OPEN MIC: Wed Sep 11 from 7 – 9 pm. All are welcome. On-line pre-registration will be required, first come, first served. Online registration opens on August 15.

Featuring Vancouver Noir mystery writer Sam Wiebe on Wed Oct 9 and writer-editor Christina Myers on Wed Nov 13.

Our Annual General Meeting and winter social is scheduled for Mon Dec 2 at the Old Spaghetti Factory in New Westminster.

 

CA–Victoria News & Events

UPCOMING EVENTS WILL TAKE PLACE IN Autumn 2019.