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

2 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

4 months, 3 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!

4 months, 3 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

fS Welcomes a new Circulation Manager:

7 months

Samiya Akmal

              Samiya Akmal is a recent graduate from the University of Waterloo, where she studied Political Science and English. She is passionate about political activism as well as creative writing, and as an aspiring writer, writes both poetry and short fiction. A feminist who has worked with several NGOs for a ... Read More

Events

flywheel - FRIDAY May 13th, 7:30

1 month, 2 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

3 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

6 months, 4 weeks

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

November flywheel 2015

8 months

Join us for readings by Jennifer Quist, Danila Botha, Erin Vance, and Bren Simmers! Thursday, November 12 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 follow ... Read More

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