Writer-In-Exile Bursary

The Joint Graduate Program in Communication and Culture at York University is now accepting enquiries about the Writer-In-Exile Bursary.

This bursary is to support a senior or mid-career Writer-In-Exile studying at York University and registered in the Joint Graduate Program in Communication and Culture, or in exceptional cases, while registered for undergraduate studies in the Faculty of Arts [now Liberal Arts and Professional Studies] or Fine Arts [now Arts, Media, Performance and Design]. The eligible writer shall be a PEN-Canada (poets, essayists, novelists) sponsored refugee, or some other individual qualified for the designation “Writer-In-Exile”.

Please direct inquiries to the Program Director, Prof. Steve Bailey bailey@yorku.ca and copy the Graduate Program Assistant, Stephanie Margetts smargett@yorku.ca.