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The Magazine Association of BC

MagsBC is a not-for-profit association of member magazines and professionals working to unite, promote and strengthen the province's magazine industry.


We represent a diverse range of BC magazines and publishing industry professionals.

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MagsBC asks you to join our efforts in uniting British Columbia’s magazine industry around the unique challenges and opportunities we face.

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We believe in the importance of skill-sharing and creating learning opportunities, in order to keep the magazine industry competitive and growing.

YAM – Victoria’s Livestyle Magazine YAM - Victoria's Livestyle Magazine READ MORE Victoria’s most popular lifestyle magazine, artfully curated to celebrate the distinctive flavour and flair of Canada’s West Coast. WordWorks WordWorks READ MORE Fall 2019: The Reconciliation Issue Circulation: 1,100
Frequency: 3 issues/year Contact: Ursula Vaira, editor
Address: 3383 Rockhampton Rd, Nanoose Bay, BC V9P 9H4 Email:
Phone: 250-797-4592 Subscribe online at
(FBCW) Facebook | Twitter WordWorks is published three times a year for members of the Federation of BC Writers (FBCW) and distributed by mail and email to a broad list of readers interested...
Western Living Western Living READ MORE As Canada’s largest regional magazine, Western Living invites readers to stretch their imaginations about living in the West. Watershed Sentinel Watershed Sentinel READ MORE The award-winning Watershed Sentinel offers a mix of bioregional and global perspectives on environmental, health and sustainability topics. The Verdict The Verdict READ MORE Since 1980, the Verdict has been bringing top-quality news and information to the legal profession. Vancouver Magazine Vancouver Magazine READ MORE Vancouver magazine is the indispensable playbook to Canada’s most exciting city. Tow Canada Tow Canada READ MORE Canada’s only tow and recovery magazine, delivering educational content from industry experts and the latest industry news and information. subTerrain subTerrain READ MORE subTerrain charts the literary topography, revealing some of the most talented and progressive writers on the Canadian scene. Spruce Spruce READ MORE Victoria-based magazine dedicated to home building, renovations and remodeling. Rungh Rungh READ MORE South Asian online magazine of culture, commentary and criticism in Canada. Room Room READ MORE Room is a space where women can speak, connect and showcase their creativity. Ricepaper Magazine Ricepaper Magazine READ MORE Ricepaper Magazine is a Vancouver-based Canadian magazine which has showcased Asian Canadian literature, culture and the arts since 1994. PULP Literature PULP Literature READ MORE Pulp Literature publishes fresh genre-busting short stories, poetry, comics from established and emerging authors in a quarterly print and ebook digest. PRISM international PRISM international READ MORE Contemporary writing from Canada and around the world. Preview: Guide to Galleries + Museums Preview: Guide to Galleries + Museums READ MORE Sept-Oct 2020 cover Circulation: 30,000 Frequency: 5 issues/year Contact: Paula Fairweather, Publisher PO Box 39041, 3695 W 10th Ave., Vancouver, BC VR 4P1 Email: Phone: 604-222-1883 Website: Instagram For over 30 years, Preview has helped art and museum aficionados connect with artists' works and featured exhibitions in Alberta, British Columbia, Oregon and Washington. For advertisers Powell River Living Powell River Living READ MORE A free pick-up monthly, hyper-local, leisure-lifestyle community magazine that's been publishing for 12 years. Portal Magazine Portal Magazine READ MORE Annual literary magazine featuring short fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction, scripts, interviews, art, and photography. The Pacific Rim Review of Books The Pacific Rim Review of Books READ MORE Features reviews, editorials, poetry and other contributions by established and upcoming writers on the Pacific Rim. National Observer National Observer READ MORE National Observer pursues stories about success, innovation and solutions, with a focus on the shift to a clean energy economy. Mountain Sledder Mountain Sledder READ MORE Mountain Sledder is the story of mountain snowmobiling in Western Canada. The Malahat Review The Malahat Review READ MORE Features cutting-edge contemporary Canadian and international works of poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. Loose Lips Loose Lips READ MORE VPY: 240,000 Updates: weekly Contacts: Brittany Tiplady & Kristi Alexandra, co-editors Address: 708-207 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1H7 Email: and Phone: 604-968-3546 Website: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram Loose Lips is a Vancouver-based feminist publication operating on the unceded Coast Salish territory of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations Co-founded by two journalism school grads who went searching for... LINK magazine LINK magazine READ MORE Link Magazine is a monthly publication of student ideas and culture, written and designed by students at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT). Langara Journalism Review Langara Journalism Review READ MORE Aims to provide coverage of issues, trends, events, and personalities in journalism and the media industry K: Magazine K: Magazine READ MORE British Columbia Knowledge Network's magazine, with program listings, interviews, and articles. Island Parent Island Parent READ MORE May 2020 cover Circulation: 20,000
Frequency: 9-12/year Contact: Jim Schneider
Address: 518 Caselton Pl., Victoria, BC V8Z 7Y5 Email:
Phone: 250-388-6905 Website:
Facebook | Twitter | Instagram Island Parent has been a trusted resource for Vancouver Island parents for over 30 years. Families rely on us for news, information and events relevant to their daily lives. Information for advertisers:
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INSPIRED 55+ Lifestyle Magazine INSPIRED 55+ Lifestyle Magazine READ MORE March 2020 cover - Chef Lynn Crawford Circulation: 25,000 Frequency: 12 times/year Contact: Barbara Risto, publisher Address: 3354 Tennyson Ave., Victoria, BC  V8Z 3P6 Email: Phone: 250-479-4705 Website: Facebook | Twitter INSPIRED 55+ Lifestyle Magazine is a proud ambassador of the 55+ demographic, telling their stories and sharing their inspiring achievements and adventures. Here Magazine Here Magazine READ MORE Circulation: 6,000 VPY Contact: Fiona Bramble, editor Email: Phone: 250-896-0986 Website: Facebook | Twitter Our multimedia platform amplifies newcomer voices and experiences and welcomes people from all cultural backgrounds to share community resources and information to help eliminate the real and perceived barriers for newcomers as they adjust to their new country and culture. Here Magazine has established itself... Geist Geist READ MORE Geist is a magazine of ideas and culture made in Canada with a strong literary focus and a sense of humour. EVENT EVENT READ MORE EVENT features the very best in contemporary writing from Canada and abroad.

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