23rd ANNUAL HAMILTON LITERARY AWARDs
The Hamilton Arts Council's 23rd Annual Hamilton Literary Awards will be taking place in December 07, 2016 in the Norman and Louise Haac Studio Theatre at the Dofasco Centre for the Arts (home of our venue sponsor Theatre Aquarius.
Awards will be given in the genres of Fiction and Non-fiction in addition to the Kerry Schooley Book Award given for the book that is the most evocative of Hamilton.
The Hamilton Literary Awards are an annual literary event with the goal of recognizing and celebrating the best of our city’s published authors. The Awards are presented to books of outstanding merit and quality in three categories including Fiction, Poetry and Non-fiction by authors residing in Hamilton and the surrounding areas. The Hamilton Literary Awards also include the Kerry Schooley Book Award to be given to the book that is most evocative of the City of Hamilton and/or surrounding area. The Kerry Schooley Book Award has been named in honour of the late Kerry Schooley who was a tireless advocate for literary arts in Hamilton.
For a list of previous Winners please DOWNLOAD THE PDF.
For further information on the Awards please contact Stephen at 905-481-3218 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
22nd Annual HAMILTON LITERARY AWARD winners
Moon Baboon Canoe, by Gary Barwin
This Award sponsored by Judy Marsales Real Estate Brokerage
Read about the Finalists of the Poetry category:
The House with the Parapet Wall, by John Terpstra
This Award sponsored by A Different Drummer Books
Read about the Finalists of the Non-Fiction category:
This Award sponsored by Bryan Prince Bookseller
Read about the Finalists of the Fiction category:
This Award sponsored by The Hamilton Spectator
Read about the Finalists of the Kerry Schooley Award: