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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.

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  • 2022-10-05

    Announcing the Winner of the 2021 Herb Wyile Prize in Canadian Literature

    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.

    Congratulations Sarah!

    Herb Wylie Prize Winners

    Full Announcement

  • 2022-09-02

    2022 Non-Fiction Contest - EVENT Magazine


    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

  • 2022-07-12

    The Ruptured Commons: Call for Papers

    Article submissions are invited for consideration for a special issue of SCL/ÉLC on the theme of The Ruptured Commons. Revised and expanded papers from the ACLALS triennial conference on the theme are welcome, as are papers written independently of the conference that engage with Canadian or Indigenous literatures. Essays should be submitted by 31 December 2022; the issue will be co-edited by John Clement Ball and Asma Sayed and will be published in 2024.

Current Issue

Volume 46, No. 2Indigenous Literary Arts of Truth and Redress / Arts littéraires autochtones de vérité et de réparation

Published July 4, 2022