30 Non-Fiction Writing Prompts

 •  February 24

“Writing is an act of great courage, and writing creative non-fiction raises up the stakes even higher. It is not a genre for the...

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REVIEWS from the ARCHIVES: Greg Bechtel’s “Boundary Problems” Kathy Page’s “Paradise & Elsewhere “

 •  January 17

REVIEWS from EVENT 44.1 Greg Bechtel's Boundary Problems & Kathy Page's Paradise & Elsewhere With a title like Boundary Problems, Greg Bechtel’s...

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50 Years of EVENT Magazine: Collected Notes on Writing

 •  December 14

Celebrate with us! 50 Years of EVENT Magazine: Collected Notes on Writing is now available.EVENT celebrates 50 years of publication with a Notes...

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From Issue 50/1: Read An Excerpt From Liz Harmer’s “The Bowerbird: A Tale”

 •  December 14

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This Is My Real Name: Hannah Macready Interviews Cid V Brunet

 •  December 2

CID V BRUNET spent their twenties stripping in clubs across Canada. They received a degree in creative writing from Douglas College and went on...

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6 CanLit Gift Ideas For Literary Lovers In Your Life

 •  November 10

Finding the perfect gift for the writer in your life can be a challenge. Coffee cups with T.S. Eliot quotes or phrases like, “This is what an...

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On Beginnings: The Art of Getting Started

 •  October 5

Beginnings are the start of something new. A fresh take. A chance to try your hand at an unfamiliar style, form, or voice. We begin when we start a...

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Kathy Mezei Reviews Novels From Larry Tremblay and Zsolt Alapi for EVENT 50/1

 •  September 30

Kathy Mezei Reviews: Zsolt Alapi, Landscape with the Fall of Icarus, DC Books, 2020 Larry Tremblay, Trans. Sheila Fischman, Impurity,...

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Our 2021 Non-Fiction Contest Is Here!

 •  September 21

Enter EVENT Magazine's 31st annual Non-Fiction Contest and win up to $3000 in total prizes, plus publication in EVENT. This year's contest is judged...

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Sarah Moar Reviews Non-Fiction From Brittany Luby and Jenna Butler for EVENT 50/1

 •  September 16

Sarah Moar Reviews: Brittany Luby, Dammed: The Politics of Loss and Survival in Anishinaabe Territory, University of Manitoba Press,...

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Carmen Faye Mathes Reviews Three New Poetry Collections for EVENT 50/1

 •  September 7

Carmen Faye Mathes Reviews: Afua Cooper and Wilfried Raussert, Black Matters, Fernwood Publishing, 2020 John Steffler, And Yet, McClelland...

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kathy thai Reviews Novels From Farzana Doctor and Francesca Ekwuyasi for EVENT 50/1

 •  August 31

kathy thai Reviews: Farzana Doctor, Seven, Dundurn Press, 2020 Francesca Ekwuyasi, Butter Honey Pig Bread, Arsenal Pulp Press,...

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