Research and Initiatives

MagsBC brings back the best tips from magazine conferences to share with you, plus research we've done and initiatives we're working on.

Publishing Unbound: an evening on the future of publishing, Feb. 9/18

Publishing Unbound is a public reading and reception on inclusivity and accountability in Canadian magazine and book publishing. Featured authors include Vivek Shraya, David Chariandy, Jordan Abel, and Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm. Co-organized by SFU Publishing, Dalhousie University, the Association of Book Publishers of BC, and the Magazine Association of BC, this free event at SFU Harbour Centre […]

MagNet, June 7-9, 2016, Toronto – Report

by Jane Hope, Vice-President, MagsBC Board and recipient of the Volunteer of the Year award for 2016.Jane Hope – headshot MagNet, Canada’s national magazine conference, is one of the hallmarks of the Canadian magazine calendar. Hosted by Magazines Canada, our national magazine association, this year marked a shift in leadership, with the new CEO Matthew […]