The Giller Foundation Donates $25,000 to the Indigenous Literary Studies Association and Diaspora Dialogues

Today, The Giller Foundation announced two donations to writers’ groups focused on inclusivity and diversity. A donation of $25,000 will be given to the Indigenous Literary Studies Association (ILSA) and another $25,000 to Diaspora Dialogues. Both organizations focus on supporting, mentoring and nurturing writers who are Black, Indigenous and people of colour.
2020-08-04T13:48:22-04:00Announcements|Comments Off on The Giller Foundation Donates $25,000 to the Indigenous Literary Studies Association and Diaspora Dialogues

Audible.ca and Scotiabank Join Forces to Offer Canadians Free Scotiabank Giller Prize-Winning Audiobooks

Audible.ca, the leading spoken-word entertainment and audiobook producer and provider, announced today that audio editions of 10 of Canada’s acclaimed Scotiabank Giller Prize-winning books will be made available to Canadian listeners for free.
2020-04-30T09:00:24-04:00Announcements|Comments Off on Audible.ca and Scotiabank Join Forces to Offer Canadians Free Scotiabank Giller Prize-Winning Audiobooks

2020 Scotiabank Giller Prize Submission Update

We too are monitoring the situation and blessed for now that we have the ability to still make the appropriate decisions on a timely basis given our fall activities. Rest assured, we are still processing entries and moving forward on the necessary work as we are connected remotely and digitally. Warmly, there has never been a better time to support our Canadian authors by curling up with a past or future Scotiabank Giller Prize winner.
2020-04-30T08:03:22-04:00Announcements|Comments Off on 2020 Scotiabank Giller Prize Submission Update

Ian Williams Will be Attending the San Miguel Writers’ Conference & Literary Festival

Ian Williams, winner of the 2019 Scotiabank Giller Prize, will be one of the featured authors at the internationally recognized San Miguel Writers’ Conference & Literary Festival.
2020-02-12T11:18:32-05:00Announcements|Comments Off on Ian Williams Will be Attending the San Miguel Writers’ Conference & Literary Festival

Why You Should Attend the 2019 Between the Pages Tour

Between the Pages: An Evening with the Scotiabank Giller Prize Finalists will take you inside the minds and creative lives of the writers on the 2019 shortlist including David Bezmozgis, Megan Gail Coles, Michael Crummey, Alix Ohlin, Steven Price and Ian Williams.
2019-11-16T19:04:54-05:00Announcements|Comments Off on Why You Should Attend the 2019 Between the Pages Tour