Arc: Canada's National Poetry Magazine was founded in Ottawa in 1978. The Arc Poetry Society was established in December 1996 as a federally regulated not-for-profit organization . The Society's mission statement is:
To nurture and promote the composition and appreciation of poetry in Canada and abroad, with particular but not exclusive emphasis on poetry written by Canadians.
To publish, promote and distribute Arc: Canada's National Poetry Magazine as the Society's tool to nurture the work of poets in Canada.
To organize and administer awards, contests, public readings and other events that nurture and promote the composition and appreciation of poetry.
Website : http://www.arcpoetry.ca/
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