Call for submissions
An Anthology of Filipino-Canadian writing
We are looking for original, unpublished prose (non-fiction or fiction) as well as poetry or works in hybrid forms for the upcoming anthology.
“Becoming Filipina/Filipino/Filipinix in Canada”
Topics may include but not limited to: Life in Canada as immigrants, as “Third culture kids,” Work and Working Lives, History, Culture and Traditions (Old and New), Finding Self, Finding Community, Old Country, New Country, Being Mixed-race.
Submission Deadline: January 31, 2022
Word count up to 6,000 words. Authors must be of Filipino ancestry and identify as Filipina/Filipino/Filipinx, be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada.
Vancouver-based journalist Teodoro ‘Ted’ Alcuitas, playwright and author C.E. Gatchalian and Toronto-based poet Patria Rivera.
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Acknowledgment: Canada Council for the Arts