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  • Summer  2017
    Volume 38, No.2

    Volume 38, No. 2, Summer 2017
    The winners of our 2016 writing contests!...
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edith vane

Dr. Edith Vane and the Hares of Crawley Hall by Suzette Mayr

Reviewer: Will J Fawley


Suzette Mayr is an accomplished poet and novelist, based in Calgary.

  • The Next Wave Deadline TODAY!

    July 28, 2017

    The call for submissions to The Next Wave: Writers 30 and Under is today! Get your submissions in ASAP! Read More…

  • Canadian Indigenous Writers: Submit your work to ndncountry, a special joint issue of Prairie Fire and CV2

    July 24, 2017


    Tawnshi. Boozhoo. Yowtz. ?E’dlanet’é. She:kon. Kwe. Minatakushini. Hey friends and relatives from all across the Turtle’s back, Read More…

  • Call for Submissions: Canadian Women and the Vote 1918-2018: Prairie Fire (39.1) Special Issue

    July 4, 2017

    Guest editor: Sue Sorensen
    Call closes: 1 December 2017
    Publication: Spring 2018 Read More…

  • Call for Submissions: The Next Wave: Writers 18 to 30

    June 26, 2017

    Prairie Fire wants to highlight the incredibly talented and cutting-edge voices of emerging writers ages 18-30. Is that you? Read More…

  • ndncity has Officially Launched!

    June 16, 2017

    On Wednesday, June 14th, we held the launch for ndncity at McNally Robinson. The evening boasted wonderful readings, great conversations and cake! Here are some pictures:


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  • ndncity Launch!

    June 1, 2017


    Come celebrate ndncity with us!

    When: June 14th at 7PM
    Where: McNally Robinson Booksellers (1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg)

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  • Speaking Volumes 2017 is a wrap!

    May 16, 2017

    Speaking Volumes was a complete success. We raised more for the practicum program than ever before! Thank you to everyone who came out and shared the evening with us. We loved seeing all of you.

    Here are some pictures from our favourite night of the year!

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  • Only 20 tickets left to Speaking Volumes!

    April 18, 2017

    Tickets are flying out of here, folks! If you’re wanting to attend this year’s Speaking Volumes, buy your tickets ASAP to avoid disappointment. Read More…

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