We are currently seeking essays on the experience of LGBTTIQQ2SA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, Transgendered, Intersexual, Queer, Questioning, 2-Spirited and Allies) on the theme of Pride, Courage, and Social Justice in Canada. Essays will be selected based on the quality of the writing, the perspective from which they are written, and will reflect the diversity of the people of our country. Selected essays will be published together in an anthology set for 2014 release.
Download the application form here.
Eligibility Criteria and Rules
Essays must be a minimum of 1500 words to a maximum of 2000 words.
Format and Instructions
Essays must be accompanied by the application form completed in full. Submissions must be typed, single-spaced, in Word format with page numbers and emailed as an attachment. Entries will not be returned. Please save a copy of your work.
Submissions must be received by email no later than November 15th, 2013.
Please email your submissions in Word format with completed application form to:
For more information, please contact:
▪ Douglas Gosse, General Editor at email@example.com or at 1-647-533-9413
▪ Rebecca Rose, Publisher, Breakwater Books at firstname.lastname@example.org or toll free at 1-800-563-3333 extension 227
▪ Helen Kennedy, Executive Director, Egale Canada at email@example.com or toll free at 1-888-204-7777