PGC News

  • Nov 23, 2010

    BRIEF
    To the Ministers of Industry and Heritage Regarding The Copyright Modernization Act (Bill C-32)

    Who Are We?
    A coalition of English-language national writers’ organizations, including the Canadian Authors Association and the Canadian Society of Children's Authors, Illustrators and Performers, the League of Canadian Poets, the Literary Translators’ Association of Canada, the Playwrights Guild of Canada, the...

  • Nov 18, 2010

    Playwrights Guild of Canada is pleased to announce that as of 2010, it will be assuming the administration of the Carol Bolt Award for Playwrights. Playwrights Guild of Canada, Professional Association of Canadian Theatres and Playwrights Canada Press will each be contributing to this year’s award. The prize will include $3,000 plus an opportunity to be published by Playwrights Canada Press.

    Florence Gibson MacDonald, past winner of the Carol Bolt Award and current Chair of the Jury...

  • Nov 15, 2010

    September 1, 2011-December 9, 2011/September 1, 2012-December 8, 2012/September 1, 2013 – December 7, 2013

    The Department of English and Cultural Studies at McMaster University invites applications from Canadian creative writers for the position of Mabel Pugh Taylor Writer in Residence (position subject to Canada Council funding; terms of employment based on Canada Council guidelines). At this time, we are calling for applicants for three, non-renewable, one-term positions, one in...

  • Oct 27, 2010

     

    Monday, November 8, 2010 @ 7:00 p.m.
    Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, 12 Alexander St., just east of Yonge St., north of College St.
    David Yee, Maria Vacratsis, David Ferry, Kyra Harper, Florence Gibson MacDonald, Mary Vingoe, Michael Healey...

  • Oct 21, 2010

    MCMASTER UNIVERSITY
    Mabel Pugh Taylor WRITER IN RESIDENCE POSITION
    September 1, 2011-December 9, 2011/September 1, 2012-December 8, 2012/September 1, 2013 – December 7, 2013

    The Department of English and Cultural Studies at McMaster University invites applications from Canadian creative writers for the position of Mabel Pugh Taylor Writer in Residence (position subject to Canada Council funding; terms of employment based on Canada Council...

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