Studies in Canadian Literature (SCL) is a biannual, bilingual journal devoted to the study of Canadian literature in English and French, and published at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton. SCL is peer-reviewed, and welcomes submissions on all aspects of Canadian literature.
Studies in Canadian Literature / Études en littérature canadienne (SCL/ÉLC) invites interdisciplinary contributions to a special issue on Canadian Drama and the Performing Arts. We welcome submissions of essays of 6000-8000 words, including Notes and Works Cited, on topics related to this general theme. English contributions should conform to the MLA Handbook, 8th edition; French submissions to Le guide du rédacteur (Translation Bureau, 1996).
Submissions should be sent via Word attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for submissions is 31 March 2023.
The winner of this year’s Herb Wyile Prize in Canadian Literature is Sarah Henzi for her essay“‘And Whom We Have Become’: Indigenous Women’s Narratives of Redress in Quebec,” published in the special issue on “Indigenous Literary Arts of Truth and Redress” (46.2).
The winning article was chosen from among the essays that appear in SCL/ÉLC's two issues published in 2021. The prize has a value of $500.
Genre: Creative Non-Fiction. Writers are encouraged to explore the form.
Prizes: $3,000 in total, plus publication in EVENT: $1,500 First Place; $1,000 Second Place; $500 Third Place.
Entry Fee: $34.95 per entry; includes a one-year subscription (or renewal) to EVENT and all applicable taxes and shipping