SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZE

Jury

SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZE

Jury

2022 Jury

The Scotiabank Giller Prize is pleased to announce the five-member jury panel for the 2022 Prize. They are award-winning Canadian authors Kaie KelloughCasey Plett (jury chair) and Waubgeshig Rice and American authors Katie Kitamura and Scott Spencer.

High-resolution photos of the jury are available on the media resources page.

Kaie Kellough

Kaie Kellough

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Katie Kitamura

Katie Kitamura

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Casey Plett

Casey Plett

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Waubgeshig Rice

Waubgeshig Rice

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Scott Spencer

Scott Spencer

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2022 Jury

The Scotiabank Giller Prize is pleased to announce the five-member jury panel for the 2022 Prize. They are award-winning Canadian authors Kaie KelloughCasey Plett (jury chair) and Waubgeshig Rice and American authors Katie Kitamura and Scott Spencer.

High-resolution photos of the jury are available on the media resources page.

Kaie Kellough

Kaie Kellough

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Katie Kitamura

Katie Kitamura

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Casey Plett

Casey Plett

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Waubgeshig Rice

Waubgeshig Rice

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Scott Spencer

Scott Spencer

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Past Jurors

Rosalie Abella (2003)
David Adams Richards (2001)
Kamal Al-Solaylee (2018)
André Alexis (2017)
Claire Armitstead (2020)
Margaret Atwood (1998, 2000, 2008, 2013)
Tash Aw (2021)
Maxine Bailey ( 2018)
Donna Bailey Nurse (2019)
Russell Banks (2009)
Richard Beard (2017)
David Bergen (2007)
Randy Boyagoda (2019)
John Boyne (2015)
Bonnie Burnard (1996, 1997)
Warren Cariou (2005)
Justin Cartwright (2014)
David Chariandy (2020)
Joan Clark (2001)
Adrienne Clarkson (2006)
Lynn Coady (2017)
Megan Gail Coles (2021)
Roddy Doyle (2012)
Esi Edugyan (2013)
Nathan Englander (2017)
Michael Enright (2010)
Joshua Ferris (2021)
Aminatta Forna (2019)
Cecil Foster (2015)
John Freeman (2018)
Robert Fulford (2001)

Mavis Gallant (1997)
Camilla Gibb (2007)
Victoria Glendinning (2009)
Lorna Goodison (2007)
Barbara Gowdy (2002)
Charlotte Gray (2004)
Peter Gzowski (1997, 1998)
Samantha Harvey (2016)
Elizabeth Hay (2005)
Jeet Heer (2016)
Aleksandar Hemon (2019)
Philip Hensher (2018)
Lawrence Hill (2016)
Kaie Kellough (2022)
Thomas King (2002)
Katie Kitamura (2022)
Jonatha Lethem (2013)
Annabel Lyon (2011)
Alistair MacLeod (2000, 2004, 2009)
Alexander MacLeod (2015)
Alberto Manguel (1999)
Judith Mappin (1999)
Claire Messud (2010)
Alice Munro (1994, 2006)
W.H. New (2002)
Howard Norman (2011)
Andrew O’Hagan (2011)
Heather O’Neill (2018)
Helen Oyeyemi (2015)
Alison Pick (2015)

Casey Plett (2022)
Anna Porter (2012)
Francine Prose (2014)
Tom Rachman (2020)
Bob Rae (2008)
Anita Rau Badami (2017)
Zalika Reid-Benta (2021)
Nino Ricci (1999)
Waubgeshig Rice (2022)
Mordecai Richler (1994, 1995)
David Richler (1995)
Eden Robinson (2020)
Mark Sakamoto (2020)
Carol Shields (1996)
Gary Shteyngart (2012)
Shauna Singh Baldwin (2014)
Ali Smith (2010)
Scott Spence (2022)
David Staines (1994, 1996, 2003)
Jose Teodoro (2019)
Colm Toibin (2008)
Jane Urquhart (1995, 2000)
Guy Vanderhaeghe (1998)
M.G. Vassanji (2004)
Alan Warner (2016)
Joshua Whitehead (2021)
Rudy Wiebe (2003)
Michael Winter (2006)
Kathleen Winter (2016)
Richard B. Wright (2005)

Past Jurors

Rosalie Abella (2003)
David Adams Richards (2001)
Kamal Al-Solaylee (2018)
André Alexis (2017)
Claire Armitstead (2020)
Margaret Atwood (1998, 2000, 2008, 2013)
Tash Aw (2021)
Maxine Bailey ( 2018)
Donna Bailey Nurse (2019)
Russell Banks (2009)
Richard Beard (2017)
David Bergen (2007)
Randy Boyagoda (2019)
John Boyne (2015)
Bonnie Burnard (1996, 1997)
Warren Cariou (2005)
Justin Cartwright (2014)
David Chariandy (2020)
Joan Clark (2001)
Adrienne Clarkson (2006)
Lynn Coady (2017)
Megan Gail Coles (2021)
Roddy Doyle (2012)
Esi Edugyan (2013)
Nathan Englander (2017)
Michael Enright (2010)
Joshua Ferris (2021)
Aminatta Forna (2019)
Cecil Foster (2015)
John Freeman (2018)
Robert Fulford (2001)
Mavis Gallant (1997)
Camilla Gibb (2007)
Victoria Glendinning (2009)
Lorna Goodison (2007)
Barbara Gowdy (2002)
Charlotte Gray (2004)
Peter Gzowski (1997, 1998)
Samantha Harvey (2016)
Elizabeth Hay (2005)
Jeet Heer (2016)
Aleksandar Hemon (2019)
Philip Hensher (2018)
Lawrence Hill (2016)
Kaie Kellough (2022)
Thomas King (2002)
Katie Kitamura (2022)
Jonatha Lethem (2013)
Annabel Lyon (2011)
Alistair MacLeod (2000, 2004, 2009)
Alexander MacLeod (2015)
Alberto Manguel (1999)
Judith Mappin (1999)
Claire Messud (2010)
Alice Munro (1994, 2006)
W.H. New (2002)
Howard Norman (2011)
Andrew O’Hagan (2011)
Heather O’Neill (2018)
Helen Oyeyemi (2015)
Alison Pick (2015)

Casey Plett (2022)
Anna Porter (2012)
Francine Prose (2014)
Tom Rachman (2020)
Bob Rae (2008)
Anita Rau Badami (2017)
Zalika Reid-Benta (2021)
Nino Ricci (1999)
Waubgeshig Rice (2022)
Mordecai Richler (1994, 1995)
David Richler (1995)
Eden Robinson (2020)
Mark Sakamoto (2020)
Carol Shields (1996)
Gary Shteyngart (2012)
Shauna Singh Baldwin (2014)
Ali Smith (2010)
Scott Spence (2022)
David Staines (1994, 1996, 2003)
Jose Teodoro (2019)
Colm Toibin (2008)
Jane Urquhart (1995, 2000)
Guy Vanderhaeghe (1998)
M.G. Vassanji (2004)
Alan Warner (2016)
Joshua Whitehead (2021)
Rudy Wiebe (2003)
Michael Winter (2006)
Kathleen Winter (2016)
Richard B. Wright (2005)

Past winners

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