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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Cathy Stonehouse Reviews Short Fiction from Jean Marc Ah-Sen and Katherine Fawcett for EVENT 49/3

 •  May 5

Cathy Stonehouse Reviews: Katherine Fawcett, The Swan Suit, Douglas & McIntyre, 2020 Jean Marc Ah-Sen, In the Beggarly Style of Imitation,...

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Kate Dooley Reviews Non-Fiction from Madhur Anand and Billy-Ray Belcourt for EVENT 49/3

 •  April 27

Kate Dooley Reviews: Madhur Anand, This Red Line Goes Straight to Your Heart, Strange Light, 2020 Billy-Ray Belcourt, A History of My...

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Waking up in a Handstand: Molly Cross-Blanchard Interviews Richard Van Camp

 •  March 3

Richard Van Camp is a proud Tlicho Dene from Fort Smith, NWT. He is the author of 24 books in just about every genre. His novel, The Lesser Blessed,...

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2020 Non-Fiction Contest Winners

 •  February 23

Announcing the winners of the EVENT Magazine 2020 Non-Fiction Contest: 1st place—“Our Lives,” Alexis Pooley 2nd...

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2020 Non-Fiction Contest Short List

 •  February 17

Without further ado, here is the EVENT Magazine 2020 Non-Fiction Contest Shortlist: “If You Spot a Crow,” Heather Diamond “Lost on the...

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Indigenous Voices: Meet 2021’s Featured Writers

 •  February 11

We're looking forward to the fifth annual Indigenous Voices: An Evening of Poetry & Prose, which will feature three talented Indigenous writers. Join...

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Upcoming (Virtual) Event: Indigenous Voices

 •  January 29

On Thursday, February 25th, 2021, EVENT Magazine, Douglas College’s Indigenous Student Services Office and Creative Writing Department will host...

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From Issue 49/2: “Over Kawaguchi” by Jason Jobin

 •  January 8

Find the full story in EVENT 49/2. Illustration by Amelia Wiygul.

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For the Love of Crust Fiction: Hannah Macready Interviews Susan Sanford Blades

 •  December 22

Susan Sanford Blades’s first novel, Fake It So Real, was published by Nightwood Editions in October 2020. Her fiction has appeared in the...

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Rebecca Peng Reviews Short Story Collections from Kaie Kellough and Souvankham Thammavongsa for EVENT 49/2

 •  December 17

Rebecca Peng Reviews: Kaie Kellough, Dominoes at the Crossroads, Véhicule Press, 2020 Souvankham Thammavongsa, How to Pronounce Knife,...

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