The Canadian Women’s Writing Project

Screen Shot 2013-06-01 at 9.43.25 PMThe Canadian Women’s Writing Project is an umbrella project bringing together diverse investigations of women’s writing in Canada.

It is a  group of interrelated projects, communicating through a series of meetings, workshops, and conferences and operating in parallel, according to their own schedules and funding opportunities.

The results of these projects will be made interoperable by the CWRC infrastructure.

Active research projects include:

  • Canadian women writers since 1950
    • Project Leader: Patricia Demers
  • Canada’s Early Women Writers
    • Project Leader: Carole Gerson
  • Early Canadian Women’s Poetry
    • Project Leader: Cecily Devereaux
  • Profiles of Contemporary Women Playwrights
    • Project Leader: Ann Wilson
  • Sheila Watson Digital Archive
    • Project Leader: Paul Hjartarson
  • Cabaret Commons
    • Project Leader: TL Cowan