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Finalists announced for 2023 Winterset Award

Three finalists have been named for the 2023 BMO Winterset Award, ArtsNL announced on Thursday.

The $12,500 annual award celebrates excellence in Newfoundland and Labrador writing across all genres. The three finalists were chosen from a six-book longlist announced earlier this month. The winner will be announced on March 30.

The finalists are:

The finalists and longlisted works for this year’s prize were chosen by a jury composed of Douglas Walbourne-Gough, 2021 Winterset winner Carmella Gray-Cosgrove, and Mary-Deanne Shears.

“With a reading list that showcases the immense cultural wealth of the province, creating a list of finalists was no easy feat,” the jury said in a release. “We are grateful to have been a part of this celebration of writing talent in Newfoundland and Labrador.”


February 23rd, 2023

12:04 pm

Category: Awards, Industry News