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Presenting the 2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize Shortlist

The winner will be announced during a live broadcast on November 7

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The 2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize Shortlist

Lesser Known Monsters of the 21st Century by Kim Fu
Stray Dogs by Rawi Hage
The Sleeping Car Porter by Suzette Mayr
We Measure the Earth With Our Bodies by Tsering Yangzom Lama
If An Egyptian Cannot Speak English by Noor Naga
Get to know the finalists

LATEST NEWS

Presenting the 2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize Shortlist

The winner will be announced during a live broadcast on November 7

Learn More

Upcoming events to add to your calendar

Between the Pages

BETWEEN THE PAGES TOUR

October 12 – November 3

Between the Pages: An Evening with the Scotiabank Giller Prize Finalists is a series of readings featuring this year’s shortlisted authors, taking place across Canada.

Scotiabank Giller Prize Broadcast 2021

GALA BROADCAST

November 7 | 9 p.m. ET

Watch the 2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize broadcast on CBC and the free CBC Gem streaming service, where the winner will be announced.

Giller Winner Twitter Chat - Omar El Akkad

GILLER WINNER TWITTER CHAT

November 10 | 2 p.m. ET

Readers will have the opportunity to congratulate the 2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize winner during an hour-long #GillerWinner Twitter chat.

“I should have known better but I can’t believe the reach. I’ve had Egyptian cabinet ministers trying to get in touch with me all week. It really is a life-changing thing. Thank you again for everything you do to make this award happen. I owe you a debt I can’t ever repay, as does Canadian literature.”

OMAR EL AKKAD – 2022 SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZE WINNER

“I should have known better but I can’t believe the reach. I’ve had Egyptian cabinet ministers trying to get in touch with me all week. It really is a life-changing thing. Thank you again for everything you do to make this award happen. I owe you a debt I can’t ever repay, as does Canadian literature.”

OMAR EL AKKAD – 2022 SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZE WINNER

Between the Pages: An Evening With the Scotiabank Giller Prize Finalists

National Art Gallery of Canada

Ottawa

October 12 | 6 p.m.
National Gallery of Canada
Hosted by Sabrina Maddeaux

Tickets
Playhouse Theatre

Vancouver

October 17 | 7:30 p.m.
Playhouse Theatre
Hosted by Leslie Hurtig

Tickets
Studio Bell

Calgary

October 19 |  8 p.m.
Studio Bell
Hosted by Derek Beaulieu

Tickets
Winnipeg Art Gallery

Winnipeg

October 25 | 8 p.m.
Winnipeg Art Gallery
Hosted by Jael Richardson

Tickets
Koerner Hall

Toronto

November 3 | 8 p.m.
Koerner Hall
Hosted by Jael Richardson

Tickets

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