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June 2012- Archives

Meet the readers: Iain Reid

We're introducing you to the 10 talented Canadian writers who helped narrow down the 2,300+ entries for the 2011-2012 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize into the longlist.Today, the National Post writer and author of One Bird's Choice on the importance of standing out.*****...

Meet the readers: Susan Olding

We're introducing you to the 10 talented Canadian writers who helped narrow down the 2,300+ entries for the 2011-2012 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize into the longlist.Today, the author of the award-winning Pathologies on the benefits of reading on the road.*****...

Meet the readers: Kaitlin Fontana

We're introducing you to the 10 talented Canadian writers who helped narrow down the 2,300+ entries for the 2011-2012 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize into the longlist.The National Magazine Award-winning writer gives us her do's and don'ts master list for creative nonfiction.*****...

Creative Nonfiction Prize: the longlist

We received more than 2,100 submissions to our Creative Nonfiction competition. Here are the 32works on the longlist for the 2011-2012 prize (alphabetical by author)....

Meet the readers: Valerie Compton

For the next two weeks, we'll be introducing you to the 10 talented Canadian writers who helped narrow down the 2,300+ entries for the 2011-2012 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize into the longlist.We talk with East Coast author and journalist Valerie Compton on where to be generous in your writing—and where to...

Meet the readers: Marian Botsford Fraser

For the next two weeks, we'll be introducing you to the 10 talented Canadian writers who helped narrow down the 2,300+ entries for the 2011-2012 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize into the longlist.First up: Author and National Magazine Award-winning journalist Marian Botsford Fraser.*****...

Creative Nonfiction longlist to be announced today at 12 p.m. ET

You’ve waited a long time. Now you only have to wait until noon (ET) on Tuesday, June 26 to find out who made the longlist for the 2011-2012 CBC Creative Nonfiction Prize.Good luck to everyone who's participated!!...