Dear Contributor,

We are thrilled to be publishing your work in The Capilano Review and we ask you to please fill out this form to confirm your acceptance of TCR's publication policies.



Contributors are paid $50 per published page. Commissioned texts are compensated at a flat rate of $200-500 depending on scope. Interview contributors are paid a flat rate of $375. Reviews are paid $200 per review. All fees are calculated in Canadian dollars.

Contributors receive two copies of the issue in which their work is featured along with a one-year print subscription to the magazine. Contributors may purchase additional copies of the issue (while available) for 50% off the cover price plus the cost of shipping. We also offer contributors the opportunity to subscribe a friend or renew anytime for 50% off (use coupon code CONTRIBUTOR at checkout).

Digital Content and Online Archive

Digital editions of each new issue of the magazine are sold individually or by subscription. Excerpts from the magazine may be featured on our website, social media, and in our newsletter and other promotional materials. If you would not like your work to be used in these materials, please let us know by emailing us at

The Capilano Review's complete online archive is hosted by SFU Special Collections and can be found here. New issues are added to the archive one year after publication. Please note that making archival material available online does not impact the copyright status of your work.


As a contributor to TCR, you become a member of the Capilano Review Contemporary Arts Society. You will receive our bi-monthly newsletter and have voting rights at our next AGM.


As an independent, non-profit magazine, we rely on our community of subscribers, contributors, and donors to support our work publishing innovative writing and art. Contributors who wish to do so can further support the magazine by donating back a portion of their contributor fees. For all donations over $25, donors receive a tax receipt and recognition as a Friend of TCR.

Contributor Information

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Contributors have the option to self-declare as belonging to one or more equity-seeking groups. Your voluntary self-identification as a Black, Indigenous person, or person of colour; Deaf or disabled person; or LGBTQ2S+ person assists us in increasing representation and more accurately reporting on equity and diversity across our programs. This information will be kept confidential and not posted publicly.
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You biography will appear in the Contributors section of the print magazine and on our website. If you wish to acknowledge a host nation's land and territories, a recommendation is to do so using each nation's specific orthography: for example, in Vancouver, acknowledging the territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh). An interactive map outlining Indigenous territories can be found at We encourage you to also consult the protocols of your local community region.
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