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EVENT Magazine 51.3 cover


EVENT features the very best in contemporary writing from Canada and abroad.

From literary heavyweights to up-and-comers, it has consistently published award-winning fiction, poetry, non-fiction and reviews for five decades—all topped off by stunning Canadian cover art.

EVENT is also home to Canada’s longest-running annual non-fiction contest, and runs a popular Reading Service for Writers that provides detailed editorial feedback.

In celebration of its 50th anniversary, EVENT has published a Collected Notes on Writing anthology, featuring more than 70 personal essays about the writer’s life and process by notable Canadian writers, including Jane Urquhart, David Bergen, Andre Alexis, Madeleine Thien, Eden Robinson, Jen Sookfong Lee, Zoe Whittall, Joy Kogawa, Souvankham Thammavongsa, Joshua Whitehead, and many others.

To read more about EVENT magazine and the magazine’s editor-in-chief Shashi Bhat, click here.

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Contact: Krista Eide, Managing Editor
Address: P.O. Box 2503 New Westminster, BC V3L 5B2
Phone: 604-527-5293

Circulation: 1,000   Frequency: 3 issues per year

For more information, check out:

EVENT’s Non-Fiction Contest

EVENT’s Reading Service for Writers

EVENT’s 50th Anniversary Collected Notes on Writing Anthology