Member Information

ANAK Publishing Worker Cooperative is dedicated to producing works that share, learn and preserve Filipino-Canadian heritage and culture. Our books celebrate the transnational identities of Filipino-Canadians through creative and reflective works as well as dependable research.

ANAK Publishing publishes the following in Filipino and/or English:

  • General fiction
  • Children’s fiction
  • Research (including Oral History, Policy Papers)
  • Texts and Activity books for Math, English/Filipino literacy, History
  • Picture Books and Graphic Novels

ANAK Publishing does not publish:

  • Personal journals
  • Unrevised dissertations
  • Works unrelated to the Filipino-Canadian or Filipino experience (diasporic or otherwise)

To become a member of ANAK Publishing, please submit the following to:

ANAK Publishing Worker Cooperative Ltd.
c/o 82 Luxton Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2W 0L6

publishing@anakbooks.ca

WRITERS  

1. A Cover letter containing the following:

  • Why you are interested in joining ANAK Publishing as a writer
  • Your thoughts on community economic development (CED)
  • Your experience and goals as a writer
  • Title and description of your proposed work for publication

2. Curriculum Vitae

3. Writing Sample

  • Creative Writing (Times New Roman or Arial font (size 12), double-spaced)
  • Research (Times New Roman or Arial font (size 12), double-spaced)
  • Poetry

ILLUSTRATORS / PHOTOGRAPHERS 

1. A Cover letter containing the following:

  • Why you are interested in joining ANAK Publishing as a illustrator/photographer
  • Your thoughts on community economic development (CED)
  • Your experience and goals as an illustrator/photographer
  • Title and description of your proposed work for publication

2. Curriculum Vitae

3. Digital Portfolio

  • CDR or DVD Disc that is (MAC and PC compatible)
  • Submit only clear, good quality still images in JPEG format not to exceed 1024 x 768 pixels at 72 ppi.
  • Print your name clearly on the disc and case (do not use labels)