The item beside this text is an advertisement

QUILLBLOG

Filed under: Awards , , ,

Related posts

Finalists for $50,000 Donner Prize announced

Allan Gotlieb, chair of the Donner Canadian Foundation, revealed the shortlist for this year’s $50,000 Donner Prize. The four nominated books on public policy by Canadian authors touch on inclusivity in museum practices, obesity and global public health, Constitutional reform, and immigration policy for skilled workers.

The finalists for the 14th annual award are:

  • Museum Pieces: Toward the Indigenization of Canadian Museums, Ruth B. Phillips (McGill-Queen’s University Press)
  • XXL: Obesity and the Limits of Shame, Neil Seeman and Patrick Luciani (University of Toronto Press)
  • Democratizing the Constitution: Reforming Responsible Government, Peter Aucoin, Mark D. Jarvis, and Lori Turnbull (Emond Montgomery Publications)
  • Toward Improving Canada’s Skilled Immigration Policy: An Evaluation Approach, Charles M. Beach, Alan G. Green, and Christopher Worswick (C.D. Howe Institute)

The winner will be named at an awards ceremony in Toronto on May 1. Each runner-up will receive $7,500. In the past, the prize has been presented to Doug Saunders (Arrival City, 2010) and Brian Bow (The Politics of Linkage, 2009).

Comments are closed.

The item directly under this text is an advertisement
Book Pictures

Do you have great photos from a recent book event in Canada that you'd like to share with us? Submit them to the Quill & Quire Flickr pool and they'll show up here.

Steve Artelle

Chris Jennings

Kaie Kellough

Jenna

Hall of Honourers

Brandon Wint

Eva Stachniak's Empress of the Night

Eva Stachniak poses with a copy of her book, Empress of the Night

Tea and snacks inspired by Eva Stachniak's Empress of the Night

Rimma Burashko with author Eva Stachniak

Eva Stachniak talks to the audience about the best and worst of Catherine the Great's favourites

Eva Stachniak smiles as she signs a copy of Empress of the Night for a fan

The item directly under this text is an advertisement

Recent comments