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Room's 37.4 cover by Marika Echachis Swan (Tla-o-qui-aht Nation), 2014

Claiming Space: A re-centring of literary and artistic esteem onto experiences that don’t fit what’s taken as the status quo.

Current Issue

Review: ribcage: this wide passage at Firehall Arts Centre

A review of Heather Hermant's ribcage: this wide passage at the Firehall Arts Centre. Read more about Review: ribcage: this wide passage at Firehall Arts Centre

Interview with QueerofGender's Lynx Sainte-Marie

We talk to the founder of QueerofGender, Lynx Sainte-Marie about black history month, being a writer of colour, and more. Read more about Interview with QueerofGender's Lynx Sainte-Marie

Interview with 2015 CNF Contest Judge Ayelet Tsabari

Samantha Rousseau interviewed Ayelet Tsabari, 2015 creative non-fiction contest judge and author of The Best Place on Earth. Deadline for submissions to Room's annual CNF contest is March 8, 2015. Read more about Interview with 2015 CNF Contest Judge Ayelet Tsabari

Interview with 2014 CNF Contest Winner Naoko Kumagai

With the deadline for the 2015 creative non-fiction contest fast approaching, Lindsay Glauser Kwan spoke with last year's first place winner, Naoko Kumagai about writing creative non-fiction and the advice she has for writers thinking of submitting their work to Room's annual contests. Read more about Interview with 2014 CNF Contest Winner Naoko Kumagai

Call for Submissions: 38.4: Open Issue

Room Magazine invites polished, unpublished writing on any theme for our upcoming issue, 38.4, edited by Taryn Hubbard.

Before submitting, please read our About section to see if your work fits within Room's mandate, then refer to the Submission Guidelines on how to format your work.

Deadline: April 30 2015