Literary Links

Magazines by / about / for Women and Non-Binary Writers

Brain, Child Magazine (US)
CALYX (US)
Canthius: feminism and literary arts (Canada)
The Fem Lit Mag (challenges binaries)
Guts Magazine (Canada)
Literary Mama (US)
Minola Review (Canada)
Mslexia (UK)
Persimmon Tree (women over 60; US)
Plenitude Magazine (LGBTTQI; Canada)
ROAR Magazine (US)
Rookie (youth; US)
Room Magazine (Canada)
Shameless Magazine (youth; Canada)
Understorey Magazine (Canada)
Vela Magazine (US)

Feminist and Women-Focused Book Publishers in Canada

Caitlin Press (BC-focused)
Demeter Press (academic and poetry)
Green Dragon Press (educational materials)
Inanna Publications (literary)
Metonymy Press (emerging writers)
Second Story Press (fiction, nonfiction, children’s)

Women-Focused Literary Organizations

Canadian Women in the Literary Arts (CWILA)
Women in Literary Arts (VIDA)

Websites to Help You Create (and Get Published)

Aerogramme Writers’ Studio (international; resources for new and emerging writers)
Artists U (US non-profit dedicated to improving working conditions for artists)
Duotrope (international; submission tracker and opportunities; monthly fee)
New Pages (US-focused; literary magazine listings and reviews)
Nieman Storyboard (the best advice on narrative journalism and nonfiction)
Places for Writers (Canada; lists calls for submissions and contests)
The Review Review (reviews of literary magazines and tips for writers)

Canadian Books and Book Reviews

49th Shelf
All Lit Up
Hamilton Review of Books
Literary Review of Canada
The Miramichi Reader
Montreal Review of Books
Ottawa Review of Books
Quill and Quire