March 26: #DiverseCanLit Middle Grade Fiction

Date: Wednesday, March 26 2014 Time: 8pm ET Topic: Middle Grade Fiction Use the #DiverseCanLit tag to follow along on Twitter (or TweetChat).  After our great discussion on Book Fairs, Festivals and Conferences last week, we’re back to discussing books. This week we’ll cover middle grade (books targeting readers between ages 9 and 12). Below

April 1: #DiverseCanLit Meet-up

March 13: #DiverseCanLit Picture Books

Date: Thursday, March 13, 2014 Time: 8pm ET Topic: Picture Books Use the #DiverseCanLit tag to follow along on Twitter (or TweetChat). After a fantastic discussion about Canada Reads 2014, we can get back to our regularly scheduled programming. Tonight we’ll discuss picture books and presenting diversity to the youngest Canadians. Below are a few

March 5: #DiverseCanLit Chat: #CanadaReads2014 Thoughts and Predictions

Date: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 Time: 8pm ET Topic: CanadaReads2014: Thoughts and Predictions Use the #DiverseCanLit tag to follow along on Twitter (or TweetChat). Last week we talked about our excitement about Canada Reads 2014. Now they’re well underway! Have you been following the debates? What do you think? Below are a few of the

Feb 26: #DiverseCanLit Chat: Canada Reads 2014

Date: Wednesday, Feb 26, 2014 Time: 8pm ET Topic: Canada Reads 2014 Use the #DiverseCanLit tag to follow along on Twitter (or TweetChat). Last week we talked about the path to becoming a Canadian publishing professional and the obstacles that keep the industry from being more diverse. This week, we tackle Canada Reads. I went

Feb 19: #DiverseCanLit Chat: Becoming a Canadian publishing professional

Date: Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 Time: 8pm ET Topic: Becoming a Canadian publishing professional Use the #DiverseCanLit tag to follow along on Twitter (or TweetChat). Last week we talked about poetry and how it can be more inclusive. This week we’ll talk about the path to becoming a Canadian publishing professional and the obstacles that

Feb 12: #DiverseCanLit: Poetry

Date: Wednesday, Feb 12, 2014 Time: 8pm ET Topic: Poetry Use the #DiverseCanLit chat to follow along on Twitter (or TweetChat). Last week we talked about grants and MFAs. It was such a big topic that we might have to talk about each again separately! This week we’ll talk about poetry in Canada. Below are