Registration - Online Pass

If you would like to purchase an Online Pass, please use this form below.

If you are interested in purchasing a full conference Pass, please visit our Full Conference Pass page.

If you are having difficulties with this registration form, or would prefer to register by phone, please contact the SWG office at or 306-791-7740 for assistance.

Please note that your image and voice may be recorded by SWG staff during the conference through photographs or videos, for use in SWG promotional materials, publications, social media or other lawful purposes in connection to the SWG conference. Your complete registration form gives the SWG permission to use your image. If you do not consent to this, please speak to the SWG at

Online pass – includes live-stream access and recorded videos of the following events via Zoom webinar

  • Country Black: Racial Identities on the Prairies, One Song at a Time with Bertrand Bickersteth
  • How Poetry Grieves Panel with Louise Bernice Half – Sky Dancer, Katherine Lawrence, Jennifer Still and host Alasdair Rees
  • What’s It All About? (Caroline Heath Memorial lecture) with Alissa York, followed by an onstage conversation with Marina Endicott
  • Lunch & Conversation with Bob Calder and David Carpenter (conversation portion)
  • Youth Poet Laureate Showcase
  • 2023 John V Hicks Long Manuscript Award in Literary Nonfiction ceremony

The recorded videos of these events are available online for 30 days post-conference.

Online Pass Rates:

$55 SWG member

$75 Non-SWG member

$25 Students

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