Nova Scotia’s Pottersfield Press has named S. Lesley Buxton of Penticton, B.C., as the winner of its first Pottersfield Prize for Creative Non-fiction.
One day after being shortlisted for the Robert Kroetsch City of Edmonton Book Prize, Billy-Ray Belcourt has been nominated for the $65,000 Griffin Poetry Prize.
Ottawa-based historian Tim Cook has won the $10,000 J.W. Dafoe Book Prize.
Billy-Ray Belcourt is one of three authors shortlisted for the 2018 Robert Kroetsch City of Edmonton Book Award.
The Koffler Centre of the Arts has announced the jury for this year’s Vine Awards for Canadian Jewish Literature.
Submissions are now open for the second annual Moore Prize in Human Rights, and the jurors who will be selecting the winning title include Canadians Randy Boyagoda and George Fetherling.
The shortlist for the Writers’ Trust of Canada’s Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing has been announced.