carte blanche is QWF’s online literary journal. It was founded in 2004 by members of a Quebec Writers’ Federation workshop. Since then it has grown into an internationally recognized literary magazine. It is published three times a year.
carte blanche has two submission periods, from March to May, and from October to December. They accept original, previously unpublished submissions through their online submission form only. They pay a modest
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The Fresh Pages initiative: Guest editorship for Underrepresented Writers
The Quebec Writers’ Federation is delighted to announce the call for applications for a guest editor for the Winter 2020 issue of QWF’s online literary journal, carte blanche. This opportunity is a component QWF’s new “Fresh Pages” initiative, and is designed to help an aspiring literary artist who is Black, Indigenous, or a person of colour develop skills in selecting and editing work for a literary journal.
The mentorship will go to a Quebec-based writer who shows promise and has demonstrated an interest in contemporary poetry and in the editing of a literary journal, but who has not yet had an opportunity to work as an editor. More information here