Careers In Culture

Writing and Publishing

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Useful websites

Here are some of the many Canadian professional organizations in writing and publishing. Contact them directly or visit their websites. That's a great way to start researching your future career.

Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP)

Creators Rights Alliance

Editors Association of Canada (EAC)

the League of Canadian Poets

Literary Press Group of Canada (LPG)

Professional Writers Association of Canada (PWAC)

Regroupement des éditeurs canadiens-français (RÉCF)

The Writers' Union of Canada

National organizations and contacts

Association for Canadian and Québec Literatures

Canada Books

Book and Periodical Council (BPC)

Book Publishing Industry Development Program (BPIDP)

Canada Council for the Arts

Canadian Association of Journalists

Canadian Authors Association

Canadian Conference on the Arts

Canadian eAuthors

Canadian Journalists for Free Expression

Canadian Library Association (CLA)

Canadian Media Guild

Canadian Publishers' Council (CPC)

Canadian Society of Children's Authors, Illustrators & Performers (CANSCAIP)

Library and Archives Canada - Cataloguing in Publication (CIP)

Places for Writers

Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA)

Quill & Quire

Société des Auteurs de Radio, Télévision et Cinéma (SARTEC)

Society for Technical Communication

Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators

Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN)

Writers Guild of Canada

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