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Your stories of belonging  »

Share your personal story of belonging for a chance to win one of two $1,000 prizes from the Canada Council for the Arts.

Stories of Belonging to air on CBC's IDEAS  »

Announcing a new national writing challenge and literary series inspired by the CBC Massey Lectures.





Tell us your true story of belonging for a chance to win $1,000  »

Starting October 8, the CBC is looking for your personal story of belonging, inspired by this year's Massey Lectures by former Governor General Adrienne Clarkson.

The best Fringe play that no one has written... yet  »

Announcing the winning entry from our Fringe For All writing challenge.





Fringe plays no one has written: "Angster," football and questionable sculpture  »

Some weird and wonderful entries from our latest writing challenge.

Charity, tin cowboys and bathtub fires: The Fringe shows of dreams  »

More of our favourite entries from our latest challenge.





Fringe For All: Bill Nye, Alex Trebek and Chaka Khan  »

Read some of our favourite entries from our latest challenge.

Dream up your own Fringe show and win!  »

If you had a Fringe show, what would it be? Tell us and you could win a great prize.

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  • Your stories of belonging
  • Stories of Belonging to air on CBC's IDEAS
  • Tell us your true story of belonging for a chance to win $1,000
  • The best Fringe play that no one has written... yet
  • Fringe plays no one has written: "Angster," football and questionable sculpture
  • Charity, tin cowboys and bathtub fires: The Fringe shows of dreams
  • Fringe For All: Bill Nye, Alex Trebek and Chaka Khan
  • Dream up your own Fringe show and win!
  • Shakespeare Selfie Challenge, adult category: We have a winner
  • Shakespeare Selfie Challenge, youth category: We have a winner
  • Shakespeare Selfie youth judge Eric Walters: "Willy Shakespeare would be proud"
  • Announcing the Shakespeare Selfie shortlist: Adult category
  • Announcing the Shakespeare Selfie shortlist: Youth category
  • "Romeo and Julien" by Maya Smith
  • Shakespeare Selfie: A Vancouver garden cures Ophelia's winter blues
  • The Shakespeare Selfie Challenge is closed
  • Shakespeare Selfie: Titania hosts a cooking show
  • Shakespeare Selfie: Ophelia's done with online dating
  • "The Shopping Channel: Presenting Friar Laurence and his Elixir" by Lexia Bao
  • Shakespeare Selfie: Mercutio's in the principal's office
  • Shakespeare Selfie: Will Desdemona survive technology withdrawal?
  • Shakespeare Selfie: Romeo tries to play it cool
  • Shakespeare Selfie: Lady M takes a trip to Costco
  • Shakespeare Selfie: The Macbeths go to couples' therapy
  • Shakespeare Selfie: Falstaff goes to Weight Watchers
  • Shakespeare Selfie: Juliet takes a selfie
  • Shakespeare Selfie: Brutus at the Drive-thru
  • Shakespeare Selfie: Mercutio cruises the beach
  • "What Foreign Game of War?" by Madelaine Alaric
  • Shakespeare Selfie: Macbeth ponders Facebook, Twitter, Imgur
  • Shakespeare Selfie: Lady Macbeth is one-upped at the party
  • Celebrate Shakespeare's 450th birthday with the Shakespeare Selfie Challenge
  • Vote for your favourite Defining Moments
  • Comedian Debra DiGiovanni chooses the best "Worst Valentine's Date Ever"
  • "Worst Valentine's Date Ever" Twitter Challenge: Top Tweets
  • Merry Twistmas: We have a winner!
  • Merry Twistmas All-Stars Part 3: Giddy senators, Griswolds and gift guilt
  • Merry Twistmas All-Stars Part 2: Acid Frosty and Naked Miley
  • Merry Twistmas All-Stars: Part 1
  • The "Merry Twistmas" Twitter Challenge is now closed
  • The "Merry Twistmas" Twitter Challenge is now open!
  • Lawrence Hill reveals his favourite family story
  • Holiday Twitter challenge 11 am ET/8 am PT today!
  • Air Farce's Kevin Wallis: From Rob Ford to wrecking balls
  • Top 20 BloodLines stories
  • Your BloodLines: stories from the public
  • Share a story from your family tree for a chance to win $1,000!
  • Surf's up: Gillian Cornwall on winning Twisting Titles
  • Nick Mount picks winner of Twisting Titles Twitter Challenge
  • Top Tweets in our Twisting Titles Twitter Challenge
  • Twisting Titles Twitter Challenge is now closed
  • Twisting Titles Twitter Challenge
  • Can lit prof Nick Mount on what makes a classic a classic
  • Words and Comfrey by Mary Barnes
  • Defusing bombs: Lawrence Hill on descriptive drama
  • The Illusion of Warmth by Kerri McCourt
  • Stirring, Shaking, Sliding by Craig Temple
  • Henry's Garden by Nancy de Guerre
  • An Unravelling Seamstress by Sharon Gerger
  • Child Gunner by Patti-Kay Hamilton


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