Nominations & Awards

Matt Rader Winner of The Malahat Review Jack Hodgins Founders’ Award for Fiction!

Posted by admin on April 2, 2014 at 12:17 pm

Congratulations to Nightwood author Matt Rader, whose short story, “All This Was a Long Time Ago” is the winner of The Malahat Review‘s 2014 Jack Hodgin’s Founder’s Award for Fiction! The story, which appeared in the Fall 2013 edition of The Malahat Review, will also be featured in Rader’s first short story collection, What I [...]

Elizabeth Bachinsky a Finalist for the Pat Lowther Memorial Award

Posted by admin on April 1, 2014 at 7:02 pm

Nightwood Editions is pleased to announce that poet Elizabeth Bachinsky has just been named a finalist for the Pat Lowther Memorial Award for her most recent volume The Hottest Summer in Recorded History. Presented annually by the League of Canadian Poets, the Pat Lowther Memorial Award carries a $1,000 prize and is given to a [...]

Tim Bowling shortlisted for City of Edmonton Book Prize

Posted by admin on March 20, 2014 at 11:48 am

Tim Bowling’s latest book, Selected Poems, was shortlisted for the 2014 Robert Kroetsch City of Edmonton Book Prize this week. This is the eighth time Bowling has been nominated for this particular award. Bowling—originally from Ladner, BC, and now living in Edmonton—is no stranger to book awards. His work has garnered numerous prizes and honours, including [...]

Renée Sarojini Saklikar Nominated for Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize

Posted by admin on March 12, 2014 at 1:02 pm

Congratulations to Renée Sarojini Saklikar, who has been nominated for the BC Book Prizes’, Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize for her poetry collection children of air india. This award acknowledges the achievements of British Columbia authors of poetry. children of air india is a series of elegiac sequences exploring the nature of individual loss, situated within [...]