2015 Creative Nonfiction Prize

Congratulations to the winner of the 2015 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize. Carrie Mac will receive $6,000 from the Air Canada enRoute magazine. She will also receive a 10-day writing residency at The Banff Centre. Each of the shortlisted writers will receive $1,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts. Read all of their stories below. 

The 2015 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize jury was comprised of Kamal Al-Solaylee, Merrily Weisbord and Michael Harris.


 
2015 Creative Nonfiction Prize Winner

"If you have a good seal, the chest will rise"



2015 Creative Nonfiction Prize Shortlist

"Salt"

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"A Girl, Waiting"

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"Finding Father"

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"Fugitive"

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2015 Creative Nonfiction Prize Longlist

"27,000 Breaths"

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"Sarajevo Roses"

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"Washed (Or, The Cleanest I Might Ever Be)"

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"The One Who Got Away"

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"Sunday in the Park with Tovah"

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"Snow"

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"A Death"

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"Fish and Chips"

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"Ganga"

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"The 21-lb. Chinook Salmon"

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"Fairy Tale"

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"For the Birds"

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"Who Is This Guy?"

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"Battery"

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"Zugunruhe"

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"Immobilized"

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"YUL - YYZ"

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"A Good Fit"

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"Shiminawa"

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"1974"

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"Richard and I"

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"Empty Houses"

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"Business as Usual"

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"The Brightness and Darkness of Lucifer"

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"Song of the Suburb"

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"We Keep the Wolves at Bay"

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"Finding Joy"

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The winner will receive



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2015 CNF Jury
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