Archive for June, 2014

Renée Sarojini Saklikar wins the 2014 Canadian Authors Association Poetry Award

June 23, 2014

Nightwood Editions is pleased to announce Renée Sarojini Saklikar’s book children of air india: un/authorized exhibits and interjections won the 2014 Canadian Authors Association Award for Poetry, which recognizes the best full-length English-language book of poems for adults by a Canadian writer. The CAA Award for Poetry winner receives $2000 and a silver medal. In […]

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Doretta Lau longlisted for the 2014 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award

June 13, 2014

Congratulations to Doretta Lau, whose short story collection How Does A Single Blade of Grass Thank the Sun? has been longlisted for the 2014 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award! This prestigious international award is the single biggest prize in the world for a collection of short stories. It is hoped the Award, for a complete collection of […]

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Alex Leslie on The Rusty Toque

June 2, 2014

A sneak peak at some of the amazing work of new Nightwood Editions author, Alex Leslie, is now available on The Rusty Toque. Look out for her debut collection of poems, Things I heard about you, coming this Fall! Shortlisted for the 2014 Robert Kroetsch award for innovative poetry, The things I heard about you […]

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