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Brad Fraser - Monday, Feb 22, 2021 @ 2:00pm-3:30pm

Brad Fraser - Monday, Feb 22, 2021 @ 2:00pm-3:30pm

Department of English presents Brad Fraser MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22ND, 2021 @ 2:00pm-3:30pm **Please email James Papoutsis for Zoom link — james.papoutsis@gmail.com ** Brad Fraser is an award-winning playwright whose plays have been produced around the world. These works include "Wolfboy", "Love and Human Remains", "Kill Me Now" and many others that have earned many awards and citations. […]

Creative Writing Professor, Pasha Malla, publishes new novel

Creative Writing Professor, Pasha Malla, publishes new novel

PASHA MALLA is the author of five works of poetry and fiction, including the story collection The Withdrawal Method and the novel People Park. His fiction has won the Danuta Gleed Literary Award, the Trillium Book Prize, an Arthur Ellis Award and several National Magazine awards. It has also been shortlisted for the Amazon.ca Best […]

Cash Prizes in Creative Writing Contest for Students - Call for Submissions

Cash Prizes in Creative Writing Contest for Students - Call for Submissions

Call for submissions: President's Prizes in Creative Writing Competition Get writing. The President’s Prizes in Creative Writing Competition are looking for original pieces in one or all of the following genres: poetry, short fiction, screenplay and stageplay. The contest is open to all full or part-time York University undergraduate students at the Keele and Glendon […]

Creative Writing Reading Series presents Yusuf Saadi - November 17, 2020

Creative Writing Reading Series presents Yusuf Saadi - November 17, 2020

CREATIVE WRITING READING SERIES  YUSUF SAADI  Tuesday November 17th, 2020 1:00pm – 2:30pm ZOOM:  https://yorku.zoom.us/j/91985528405?pwd=NDFJdkZ4c0pWeDcvRFlrRzlheGkxUT09 Meeting ID: 919 8552 8405 Passcode: 410008 Yusuf Saadi’s first collection is Pluviophile (Nightwood Editions). He previously won The Malahat Review‘s 2016 Far Horizons Award for Poetry and the 2016 Vallum Chapbook Award. His writing has appeared in other literary journals including Best Canadian […]

Former student, Matthew Walsh, is a finalist for the 2020 Trillium Book Award

Former student, Matthew Walsh, is a finalist for the 2020 Trillium Book Award

Matthew Walsh graduated with a B.A. in English and Creative Writing from York in 2013 before going on to complete an M.F.A. at the University of British Columbia. Matthew grew up in rural Nova Scotia and is now living in Toronto. Matthew’s poetry has appeared in The Malahat Review and Arc, among other publications. Matthew […]

English and Creative Writing graduate Matthew Walsh is finalist for the 2020 Trillium Book Award

English and Creative Writing graduate Matthew Walsh is finalist for the 2020 Trillium Book Award

We are proud to announce that English and Creative Writing Alum Matthew Walsh is among the finalists for the prestigious Trillium Book Award for Poetry. Walsh graduated with a B.A. in English and Creative Writing from York in 2013 before going on to complete an M.F.A. at the University of British Columbia. His poetry has […]