2015 Winterset Award Nominations Announced

The Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council recently announced the nominees for the 2015 Winterset Award. The award, handed out since 2000, celebrates the best in Newfoundland and Labrador writing published in the past year. This year's shortlist was selected by a jury consisting of Chris Brookes, Megan Coles, and Randy Street.

Congratulations to our LPG members, who have claimed all three nominations this year!

Breakwater Books & Leslie Vryenhoek for Ledger of the Open Hand

Pedlar Press & Stan Dragland for Strangers & Others, and Sara Tilley for Duke

The nominees will participate in a public reading and reception at The Rooms on March 23rd before the winner is announced at Government House in St. John's on March 24th. For more information about this award and this year's nominees, please visit the NL Arts Council website.