Writers' Guild of Alberta


Writers' Guild of Alberta
11759 Groat Road
Edmonton, AB  T5M 3K6
(780) 422-8174

2014 Alberta Literary Awards Shortlist Announced!



6-8 - June - 2014

WGA 2014 Conference: After the Flood, Alberta Writers Unite One Year Later

Registrations for our WGA conference in Calgary is now open!




2014 Robert Kroetsch City of Edmonton Book Prize Shortlist Announced!

Congratulations to this year's shortlisted authors!



WordsWorth Registrations Now Open!

WordsWorth is a week-long creative writing residency for young writers.



2014 Golden Pen Award

Nomination Deadline: April 11, 2014



2014 Sharon Drummond Chapbook Award

Deadline May 2, 2014



7-11 - May - 2014

Spring Strawberry Creek Retreat

Registrations Now Open!



Complimentary Student Memberships

Currently enrolled in a post-secondary writing program?


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Writers' Guild of Alberta

The Writers' Guild of Alberta is a provincial arts service organization that represents both professional and emerging writers in Alberta.

Vision Statement

An Alberta where past, present, and future contributions of writers are supported, acknowledged, and valued.

Mission Statement
The Writers' Guild of Alberta's mission is to inspire, connect, support, encourage and promote writers and writing, to safeguard the freedom to write and to read, and to advocate for the well-being of writers.

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