How to Watch the 2021 Scotiabank Giller Prize Gala Broadcast

The 2021 Scotiabank Giller Prize winner will be announced during a live broadcast on November 8, 2021, at 9 p.m. ET (11:30 AT, 12 midnight NT). Watch on CBC and the free CBC Gem streaming service, with a livestream also available on cbcbooks.ca/gillerprize. Listeners can tune in to a broadcast special on CBC Radio One and CBC Listen.

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

Between the Pages: An Evening with the Scotiabank Giller Prize Finalists will take place on November 4, 2021. Hosted by Jael Richardson, it will be an hour of readings, questions, and answers, and will take you inside the minds and creative lives of the writers on the 2021 shortlist.

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Watch the 2021 Scotiabank Giller Prize Shortlist Announcement

On September 8, we announced the 2021 Scotiabank Giller Prize longlist. Since then, our feeds have been full of images from book lovers just like you enjoying all 12 titles. Thank you so much for supporting Canadian literature! The shortlist announcement is just a week away on October 5, at 11 a.m. ET. We invite everyone to tune in live via our website or YouTube and Facebook pages.

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The Scotiabank Giller Prize Presents its 2021 Longlist

Elana Rabinovitch, Executive Director of the Scotiabank Giller Prize, is pleased to announce the 2021 longlist. Last year’s winner, Souvankham Thammavongsa announced the list today on www.scotiabankgillerprize.ca/live. It was also announced via the Scotiabank Giller Prize’s YouTube and Facebook page. The 12 titles were chosen from a field of 132 books submitted by publishers from across Canada.

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The Scotiabank Giller Prize Launches Monthly Master Panels

We are thrilled to announce the debut of the monthly Giller Master Panels, a series of conversations tackling timely and important topics, kicking off on Tuesday, February 16. The debut Master Panel will celebrate and honour Black History Month with a discussion about the experiences of Black authors in Canada.

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Introducing the 2021 Scotiabank Giller Prize Jury

The 2021 jury members are: Award winning Canadian authors Megan Gail Coles, Zalika Reid-Benta (jury chair) and Joshua Whitehead, Malaysian writer and Whitbread and Commonwealth award winner, Tash Aw and American author and winner of the Dylan Thomas Prize, Joshua Ferris.

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