Skills: Map Making

At the last IFWA Meeting, we had the pleasure of having Swati Chavda share some knowledge about map making for Fantasy and Science Fiction. Using the book How to Draw Fantasy Art and RPG Maps: Step by Step Cartography for Gamers and Fans by Jared Blando, Swati gave the group several tips … Read more

Enigma Front

Enigma Front Titles

The annual short anthology of IFWA members published by Analemma Books has just closed its third call for submissions. This year’s theme, The Monster Within, celebrates and recognizes the upcoming 100 year anniversary of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. With over 45 stories submitted, the selection team has their work cut out for them as many … Read more

Aurora Awards

The time has almost arrived for the Aurora Awards in Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy! The process will begin next week with nominations opening. The Aurora Awards is a chance for authors and readers to select the best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the past year. To declare your eligibility, … Read more

Canada Reads 2017

  Wouldn’t it be great if the entire country read and discussed some of Canada’s top Science Fiction! It’s your opportunity to vote for the theme of the next Canada Reads Debates on CBC. What’s even cooler, there’s a good chance that someone you know may be selected for the … Read more

Artist Showcase: In Places Between Fundraiser

Showcasing the artwork from the recently published In Places Between. Books and artwork available for purchase. Talk to the authors and meet the artists! This event will showcase the volunteers that submitted artwork to make the event a success. We appreciate their hard work and willingness to support the contest … Read more