Best Canadian Essays 2014 features NMA winners

The 2014 edition of Best Canadian Essays has been released this month from Tightrope Books, edited by Christopher Doda and Natalie Zina Walschots. Like previous years, the book of Best Canadian Essays 2014 features many National Magazine Award-winning writers from last year’s gala, as well as earlier years. Sarah de Leeuw’s incredible story of abnormal childbirth, … Continue reading Best Canadian Essays 2014 features NMA winners

Best Canadian Essays 2012 features 7 National Magazine Award winners

The 2012 installment of The Best Canadian Essays has been released from Tightrope Books, edited by Ray Robertson and Christopher Doda. Like previous editions of the book, The Best Canadian Essays 2012 features a number of National Magazine Award-winning stories by some remarkable authors celebrated at the 35th NMA gala earlier this year, and from … Continue reading Best Canadian Essays 2012 features 7 National Magazine Award winners

Best Canadian Essays 2011 features NMA winners

[This post has been updated] For the third year running, Tightrope books has published The Best Canadian Essays, an anthology of great Canadian non-fiction from the past year, edited by Christopher Doda and Ibi Kaslik. And like its two predecessors, the 2011 edition of Best Canadian Essays is chock full of National Magazine Award winners. Among the … Continue reading Best Canadian Essays 2011 features NMA winners

A Guide to Canadian Literary Mags

They publish much of Canada’s best poetry and prose. The writers whose creative work appears in their pages range from established icons of Canadian literary arts–such as Alice Munro, Margaret Atwood and Lynn Coady, to name just a few–to new writers published for the first time. The following list, an A-to-Z guide to Canadian literary … Continue reading A Guide to Canadian Literary Mags

New Trail, Canadian Rockies Annual, Avenue Magazine top winners at 2017 Alberta Magazine Awards

Last Thursday night in Calgary the Alberta Magazine Publishers Association presented the winners of the 2017 Alberta Magazine Awards. New Trail took home the top prize as Alberta Magazine of the Year. The alumni magazine of the University of Alberta has been nominated for 12 National Magazine Awards since 2012, winning 3, so it should come … Continue reading New Trail, Canadian Rockies Annual, Avenue Magazine top winners at 2017 Alberta Magazine Awards