Canadian Authors Association
The founding organizers included John Murray Gibbon, Bernard Keble Sandwell, Stephen Leacock, and Dr. Pelham Edgar. The association founded the Governor General's Awards in 1937, Canada's highest literary award. It offers the Canadian Authors Association Awards to authors who are Canadian born authors or permanent residents.
- John Lennox (January 1, 2012). "Canadian Authors Association". Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved April 18, 2014.
- Harrington, Lyn (1981). Syllables of Recorded Time: The Story of the Canadian Authors Association, 1921-1981. Dundurn. pp. 21–22. ISBN 978-0-88924-112-1. Retrieved 2014-07-10.