Fables for the 21st Century
The Fables for the 21st Century program invites emerging and established writers to explore and re-imagine our individual and collective identities, with resulting stories to be published in a limited edition book that will endure in Canada’s literary landscape.
Investigative Journalism Intensive
In the age of alt-facts, where deeply researched reporting is more important than ever, Banff Centre is proud to host a five-day intensive on investigative journalism with an accompanying summit.
Emerging Writers Intensive
The Emerging Writers Intensive (previously Writing with Style) is an eight-day writing workshop featuring different genres. This program is for new writers at varying levels of accomplishment, from not-yet-published writers to those with one published book.
Frontline: Environmental Reportage
Frontline: Environmental Reportage is a residency that will train and support writers who are exploring, testing, witnessing and reporting back on universal environmental concerns.
Centro Internacional de Traducción Literaria de Banff 2017
El Centro Internacional de Traducción Literaria de Banff (BILTC, por sus siglas en inglés) es el único en Norteamérica en ofrecer un programa internacional de residencia para traductores literarios.
Writing Studio 2017
The Writing Studio is a five-week program offering poets and writers of fiction and other narrative prose the time, space, and support they need to pursue a writing project, with the benefit of editorial consultation.
Future Narratives: Contemporary Indigenous Artistic Practice
This intensive residency offers space for Indigenous and non-Indigenous writers, artists, curators and researchers to imagine what the ‘future narratives’ of Canada may be from the perspective of Indigenous contemporary artistic practice. As we approach Canada 150, what is the vision for what those stories are and how they can be shared and supported going forward.