• Announcement

    We raised our rates!

    In the spring we asked for your help in raising $10,000 to hire an art director, and to raise our contributor rates. Well, we did it!

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    The Briarpatch reading group

    Briarpatch Magazine is hosting our first-ever reading group in Regina, on Wednesday, September 26.

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    Call for submissions (January/February)

    Pitches are due Thursday, August 30, 2018.

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    2018 Northern Writing Prize

    We’re accepting pitches for stories about the land, culture, and communities of Canada’s North. The winner will receive $600 and will be published in our January issue!

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    Submit to Briarpatch’s 2018 Labour Issue

    We’re seeking stories, art, and reviews for our annual labour issue!

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    Briarpatch Issue Launch: The Prairie Issue

    You’re invited to the Calgary launch of Briarpatch Magazine’s upcoming issue!

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    Call for submissions (September/October)

    Briarpatch is seeking stories, essays, profiles, and reviews for our July issue! Submit by May 1.

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    Writing Contest Winners!

    Announcing the winners and honourable mentions for the seventh annual writing contest!

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    Call for submissions (July/August)

    We are seeking stories, essays, profiles, and reviews for our July issue!

  • Announcement

    Announcing the New Editor, Saima Desai

    Saima Desai will be the next editor of Briarpatch.

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    Writing Contest Shortlists!

    Announcing the writing contest poetry and creative-non-fiction shortlists!

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    Call for Submissions for a Special Prairie Issue

    We’re looking for stories, essays, interviews, and reviews for a special issue about the left on the Prairies.

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    We’re Hiring!

    Briarpatch is seeking a new Editor!

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    Become a Briarpatch monthly sustainer this fall

    Help Briarpatch grow. We’re aiming to sign up 100 monthly sustainers (donors) by the end of November. Become a sustainer today.

  • Announcement

    Event: Winning the Fight for Affordable Housing & Rent Control

    Join Yutaka Dirks as he discusses how tenants, housing advocates, and their allies built the foundation for a successful campaign for tenant rights and housing affordability.

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    Guest Editor

    Yutaka Dirks will be Briarpatch’s labour issue guest editor.

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    Announcing: The Austerity Monologues (SK)

    We’re thrilled to co-announce a new theatre project. “The Austerity Monologues” will feature stories from those affected by the Saskatchewan Party’s drastic cuts to public services. In partnership with the Saskatchewan Public Interest Theatre Company.

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    Help Briarpatch Host a Climate Change Fellow!

    Briarpatch has won a Fellowship prize to write about climate change in Saskatchewan, and now we need your help!

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    Submit for September!

    Briarpatch is looking for submissions for our September/October issue. Submit by May 1.

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    Briarpatch at Mayworks

    Briarpatch is co-presenting Packingtown at Mayworks Toronto!