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Scotiabank Giller Prize founder Jack Rabinovitch announced the jurors for this year's prize this morning. They are: Michael Enright, host of CBC Radio's The Sunday Edition, Canadian-born U.S. author Claire Messud (The Emperor's Children), and ... Read More »

March 8, 2010 | Filed under: Awards


Bad-boy book reviewer and author Dale Peck has taken his literary-criticism-as-theatre approach (or perhaps literary criticism as pro wrestling) to its logical conclusion with a new look-at-me stunt. The U.S. website The Morning News asked ... Read More »

April 11, 2006 | Filed under: Industry news


After years of offering non-fiction titles that examine the big – and often grim – picture of global events since the turn of the century, it seems publishers think Canadians may now be ready to ... Read More »

March 13, 2006 | Filed under: Awards


Comments made in the introduction to a literary anthology just released in England have caused an uproar amongst the country's literary community. In their introduction to The New Writing 13, editors Toby Litt and Ali ... Read More »

March 23, 2005 | Filed under: Industry news