We are getting so excited and inspired (and hungry) watching your submissions roll in for our upcoming Food issue! In the spirit of the food theme, we put together this collection of Roomies’ favourite cookbooks for writers. These books all feature recipes, but also include fiction, memoir, and other literary elements.
Room with a View
Top 5 Questions for Room at AWP16
For the first time ever, Room magazine attended AWP this past April in Los Angeles. We sat in the bustling book fair in the Convention Centre among hundreds of tables where we shared our upcoming calls for submissions, contest deadlines, and, of course, our journal.
Everyday the Roomies at our table... more
We are getting so excited and inspired (and hungry) watching your submissions roll in for our upcoming Food issue! In the spirit of the food theme, we put together this collection of Roomies’ favourite cookbooks for writers.
Jónína Kirton sits down with Renae Morriseau, the Vancouver Public Library's new 2016 Aboriginal Storyteller-in-Residence.
Room will be represented by collective member and outgoing managing editor Rachel Thompson on this important panel, hosted by Léonicka Valcius.
21 April at 19:30–21:30
The Steady Cafe & Bar
1051 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6H1M4
Come find us at the AWP Conference in Los Angeles March 30–April 2. Say "hi" at our booth, or drop by for our book (or magazine) signings with Ayelet Tsabari and Doretta Lau.
Come celebrate International Women’s Day with Room at the beautiful Joy Kogawa House in South Vancouver.
Get some inspiration before our CNF contest closes. Room collective members share some of our favourite creative non-fiction—from books on writing craft, California, new works on feminism, and coffee, here's some of what we're reading and suggest you pick up...
The Emerging Writer Award is open to anyone published in a given year in Room, who has not already had a book published. The award comes with a cash prize of $500.
Announcing the winners of our first Cover Art Contest.
Congratulations to Janice Wong for winning the honourable mention with her painting, "Yoda"!
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Room 42.1, Magic
Edited by Arielle Spence
In this issue:
Amy Louise Baker, Jenny Boychuk, Jessica Bromley Bartram, Monica Joy Claesson, Kess Costales, Sophie Crocker, Ruth Daniell, Alex Hall, Cody Klippenstein, Suzanne Langlois, Teresa E Lobos, Lynne M MacLean, Silvia Moreno-Garcia, Isabelle Nguyen, Gaëlle Planchenault, Melanie Power, Natasha Ramoutar, Nilofar Shidmehr, jaye simpson, Cristalle Smith, Emily Urquhart, Yilin Wang, Hannah V Warren, Christine Wei, Lan Yao.