Department of English

Marlon James for Calgary Distinguished Writers Program

Calgary Distinguished Writers Program

The Calgary Distinguished Writers Program strives to advance the careers of Canadian writers. As a part of the Calgary writing community, it engages the community with the Faculty of Arts and the Department of English.

The current Canadian Writer-in-Residence is Sharanpal Ruprai.

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News and announcements


Baby, it’s cold outside — but it’s heating up on social media

Rebecca Sullivan, Faculty of Arts, writes in Conversation Canada about the sexual scripts behind controversial hit, first recorded in 1949 ...

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Former writer-in-residence Ian Williams wins prestigious Giller Prize

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Former writer-in-residence Ian Williams wins prestigious Giller Prize

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Strong Killam Prize showing for Faculty of Arts

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In the media


In the News: Ian Williams, former Writer-in-Residence, in Gobal News

First-time novelist Ian Williams honoured with $100K Scotiabank Giller Prize

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In the News: Aritha van Herk, English, and Trevor Tombe, Economics, in The Guardian

Wexit: Alberta's frustration fuels push for independence from Canada

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In the News: Rebecca Sullivan, English/Women's Studies, in The Wire

'Baby, It's Cold Outside' – But It's Heating Up on Social Media

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In the News: James Ellis, Calgary Institute for the Humanities, in The Gauntlet

Calgary Atlas Project launches A Queer Map

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