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Sara Graefe tours for “Swelling with Pride”

Sara Graefe tours for “Swelling with Pride”

Creative Writing faculty member Sara Graefe will be on the road in the coming weeks, launching her new CNF collection, Swelling with Pride: Queer Conception and Adoption Stories in various Canadian cities in events featuring readings with locally-based contributors. The book includes nonfiction stories by 25 LGBTQ+ writers from across Canada and the US, and […]

Announcing the Winner of the 2018 HarperCollins Canada/ UBC Prize for Best New Fiction

Announcing the Winner of the 2018 HarperCollins Canada/ UBC Prize for Best New Fiction

We are very pleased to share with you the shortlist and the winner of the fifth HarperCollins/UBC Prize for Best New Fiction. The shortlist this year includes a set of powerful short stories, a gripping Vancouver-set thriller, and a moving story of the impact of residential schools. The winner receives representation from CookeMcDermid and a […]

Maureen Medved in Toronto and Montreal

Maureen Medved in Toronto and Montreal

Faculty member Maureen Medved is on the road, promoting her fabulous new book “Black Star”. She will be appearing at three literary events this month in Toronto and Montreal. Catch her in Toronto with MFA alumna Tamara Faith Berger on October 29th at the Gladstone Hotel at 7pm. October 28th at The Junction in Toronto. October […]

Major (BFA) in Creative Writing: An Information Session

Major (BFA) in Creative Writing: An Information Session

We’re delighted to host a BFA information session on Monday November 5th from 3-4pm at the Dodson Room in the IK Barber Learning Centre (UBC Vancouver Campus). We’ll provide information on our program requirements, portfolio advice and how to apply. Can’t make it to campus? Check out our livestream on YouTube. Send your questions in […]