The Elder Project

Have you learned about the Elder Project yet? We had a recent project in Nanaimo, BC, and it was covered by Shaw TV. Watch the video to learn more about the process, or visit theelderproject.com to read some past issues. Since 2010, Wendy has worked with school districts and other agencies, including…

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Literary Arts Centre still on drawing board

Diagram of space allocation in the proposed Vancouver Literary Arts Centre The Association of Book Publishers of BC (ABPBC) is still planning to open a Literary Arts Centre in Vancouver in 2018, but the project may be knocked back from a summer opening to later in the year said Executive…

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Welcome to the Launch of the FBCW Blog

Hello, Writers, How are you doing? We’re doing pretty good, ourselves. You’re probably wondering why the ‘welcome to the launch’ post is happening 14 posts and nearly a year in. Well, we’ve finally got the volunteer power to commit to a weekly schedule of blog posts–and we have the next…

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Writers and Publishers Have Value

A long running dispute has been resolved between York University and the representative of writers and publishers in Canada, Access Copyright, as far as collecting payments for academic use of portions of books. Access Copyright, the collective that receives tariffs on behalf of writers and their publishers, announced on July…

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