Post by Ingrid, Information Services Are you looking to find your next great Canadian read? Now is the time to try some of the newest home-grown treasures in fiction. Thankfully, the Scotiabank Giller Prize has produced a handy list of the best of 2021 with the longlist of contenders for this year’s prize. Earlier this month, the list was narrowed down from… Read More Presenting the Giller Prize!
Post by Ellie, Information Services Staff The Scotiabank Giller Prize is celebrating it’s 27th anniversary! The Giller is a literary award given to a Canadian author of a novel or short story collection published in English (including translation) the previous year, after an annual juried competition between publishers who submit entries. The prize was established in 1994 by Jack Rabinovitch in honour of his late wife Doris Giller, a former literary… Read More 2020 Giller Prize Longlist
This year’s Scotiabank Giller Prize ceremony continues to lead the way when it comes to raising interest in Canadian literature. The televised and streamed CBC broadcast of the Nov. 17 let to the hashtag #GillerPrize trending on Twitter across the country, and there was plenty of interest in the U.S. as well. Congratulations to Sean… Read More Next Reads for Giller Prize fans