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June 2012 Archives

Meet the readers: Iain Reid

We're introducing you to the 10 talented Canadian writers who helped narrow down the 2,300+ entries for the 2011-2012 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize into the longlist.Today, the National Post writer and...

Meet the readers: Susan Olding

We're introducing you to the 10 talented Canadian writers who helped narrow down the 2,300+ entries for the 2011-2012 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize into the longlist.Today, the author of the award-winning...

Meet the readers: Kaitlin Fontana

We're introducing you to the 10 talented Canadian writers who helped narrow down the 2,300+ entries for the 2011-2012 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize into the longlist.The National Magazine Award-winning writer gives...

Creative Nonfiction Prize: the longlist

We received more than 2,100 submissions to our Creative Nonfiction competition. Here are the 32works on the longlist for the 2011-2012 prize (alphabetical by author)....

Meet the readers: Valerie Compton

For the next two weeks, we'll be introducing you to the 10 talented Canadian writers who helped narrow down the 2,300+ entries for the 2011-2012 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize into the...

Meet the readers: Marian Botsford Fraser

For the next two weeks, we'll be introducing you to the 10 talented Canadian writers who helped narrow down the 2,300+ entries for the 2011-2012 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize into the...

Creative Nonfiction longlist to be announced today at 12 p.m. ET

You’ve waited a long time. Now you only have to wait until noon (ET) on Tuesday, June 26 to find out who made the longlist for the 2011-2012 CBC Creative...

Clifford Cardinal, "Drawing with Chalk"

In honour of National Aboriginal Day on June 21, we at Canada Writes are presenting our own contribution to the CBC's groundbreaking 8th Fire project: "The Way Forward," an original series by...

Cherie Dimaline, "And a story will show them the way"

In honour of National Aboriginal Day on June 21, we at Canada Writes are presenting our own contribution to the CBC's groundbreaking 8th Fire project: "The Way Forward," an original series by...

Tania Carter, "When the trees have fallen for the last time"

In honour of National Aboriginal Day on June 21, we at Canada Writes are presenting our own contribution to the CBC's groundbreaking 8th Fire project: "The Way Forward," an original series by...

Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair, "How the Thaw Creates the World"

In honour of National Aboriginal Day on June 21, we at Canada Writes are presenting our own contribution to the CBC's groundbreaking 8th Fire project: "The Way Forward," an original series by...

Unhanged Arthur: Last of the Independents by Sam Wiebe

This week, we are publishing excerpts from the five manuscripts up for this year’s Unhanged Arthur for Best Unpublished First Novel. In today’s excerpt… a private investigator gets a warning from...