Congratulations to Carolyn Black whose latest short story collection, The Odious Child has been shortlisted for the 2012 ReLit Awards. The annual awards recognize short fiction, novels and poetry published by Canadian independent literary presses. The winners will be presented with specially crafted ReLit rings on October 20 at the Ottawa International Writers Festival. This year’s ReLit shortlist for […]
Congratulations to Nightwood Editions author Christian McPherson, who has been shortlisted for a 2011 ReLit Award, in the Novel Category, for his book, The Cube People. The ReLit Awards are given to outstanding authors from Canadian independant literary presses. The Cube People is a hilarious book that throws the reader into government cubicle culture. It […]
Gillian Jerome‘s debut poetry collection Red Nest has been announced as the winner of this year’s ReLit Award for Poetry! The ReLit, founded in 2000 as “an alternative to the big-money prizes,” is recognized by the Globe and Mail as “the country’s pre-eminent literary prize recognizing independent presses.” Congratulations Gillian!