Saying Farewell to Paul Zits & Welcoming Nikki Sheppy as the new Managing Editor

Photo of Paul and Nikki

filling Station bids farewell to outgoing Managing Editor Paul Zits and welcomes Nikki Sheppy as the new Managing Editor.

After two years at the helm of the magazine, Paul is moving on to focus on his teaching career and to nurture his new poetry writing project, dlog, dlog. His manuscript, Leap-seconds, recently won the 2016 Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry...

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News

fS welcomes Poetry Editor Weyman Chan

2 months

    Poet & lab technician Weyman Chan is no stranger to filling Station. He has been working alongside his Co-Editorial partner, Karin Moen, since last year. But now he bids farewell to Karin to fly solo with the poetry portfolio. This past spring, Weyman launched his fifth poetry collection, Human Tissue (Talonbooks ... Read More

fS helps kick off the Spring Runoff for Calgary's M:ST Performative Art Festival

5 months

Jill Hartman, Jani Krulc, and Angela Waldie readiing at Loft 112 on April 23

  Please join filling Station in supporting the kickoff party for M:ST's Spring Runoff fundraiser from 8pm-midnight, Saturday, April 23, 2016, at Loft 112! M:ST presents a biennial performative art festival in Calgary, which is coming up this October.  Our reading begins at 8:30 pm. Readers include ... Read More

filling Station seeking Business Administrator

7 months, 4 weeks

Closes February 16 at midnight

filling Station magazine is seeking a Business Administrator, to begin in February 2016. The Business Administrator undertakes tasks related to the weekly business operations of the magazine. The successful candidate will demonstrate superior organizational skills, attention to detail, time management, and records-keeping. The ideal candidate will have bookkeeping experience as ... Read More

filling Station is looking for a new Managing Editor!

7 months, 4 weeks

Closes February 16 at midnight

Artwork by Peter Hamilton.  filling Station magazine seeks a volunteer Managing Editor, based in Calgary, to begin in March 2016. This is an exciting opportunity for a self-starter to lead an established Canadian creative writing publication in an atmosphere of fun, collaboration and innovation, while pursuing professional development in Alberta ... Read More

Events

flywheel - Friday, September 9

1 month

Join us for readings by Neil Surkan, Micheline Maylor, and Aaron Giovannone! Friday, September 9 7:30 PM Pages Books on Kensington 1135 Kensington Road NW   flywheel readings happen on the second Thursday (usually) of every month at Pages Books on Kensington. Find us on Facebook and Twitter, and email ... Read More

flywheel - FRIDAY May 13th, 7:30

4 months, 3 weeks

This month's flywheel will be held on FRIDAY May 13th at 7:30 rather than our regularly scheduled Thursday. The event features the wonderful writers Nikki Reimer, Braydon Beaulieu and Fernando Girotto! Join us at Pages on Kensington (1135 Kensington Rd NW)!    Read More

flywheel April 14th, 7:30 at Pages

6 months

Join us, April 14th at 7:30 as Pages on Kensington (1135 Kensington Rd NW) for flyhweel reading series! This months reading will be featuring: Caitlynn Cummings Rona Altrows Erin Brubacher Emma Rouleau  flyhweel occurs on the second Thrusday of every month (except for July). Read More

December flywheel 2015

10 months

Join us for readings by Mohamad Kebbowar, Patrick Horner, and Emily Ursuliak! Thursday, December 10 7:30 PM Pages Books on Kensington 1135 Kensington Road NW flywheel readings happen the second Thursday of every month at Pages Books on Kensington. Contact us at flywheel@fillingstation.ca, and and follow us ... Read More

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