Message: EVENT, an award-winning literary journal showcasing fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction, reviews and notes on writing by new and established writers from Canada and around the world, is currently in its fourth decade of publication. Our annual creative non-fiction contest deadline is coming up on April 15
EVENT is a strong supporter of literary non-fiction. Stories first published in EVENT have won numerous National and Western Magazine Awards, and have been featured in The Journey Prize, Pushcart Prize and Best Canadian Stories anthologies.
EVENT Non-Fiction Contest: Writers are invited to submit manuscripts exploring the creative non-fiction form. $1500 in prizes available, plus publication. Contest Judge Russell Wangersky. Maximum entry length is 5000 words. $34.95 entry fee. Deadline April 15, 2013. Entrants will receive a one-year subscription to EVENT (or extension). Complete contest guidelines can be found at